Management of Thyroid Nodules and Differentiated Thyroid Cancer

A Practical Guide

  • Sanziana A. Roman
  • Julie Ann Sosa
  • Carmen C. Solórzano

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Megan R. Haymart, Nazanene H. Esfandiari
    Pages 1-10
  3. The Thyroid Nodule

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 11-11
    2. Whitney Goldner, Anery Patel
      Pages 13-22
    3. Denise Carneiro-Pla
      Pages 47-58
    4. Idris Tolgay Ocal, Mohiedean Ghofrani
      Pages 59-92
    5. James X. Wu, Masha Livhits, Ali Sepahdari, Michael W. Yeh
      Pages 93-102
    6. Elizabeth H. Holt
      Pages 103-111
  4. Management of Nodular Hyperthyroidism

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 113-113
    2. Ana E. Espinosa De Ycaza, Marius N. Stan
      Pages 115-132
    3. Dawn M. Elfenbein, David F. Schneider
      Pages 133-144
  5. The Indeterminate Thyroid Nodule

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 145-145
    2. Snehal G. Patel, Linwah Yip
      Pages 147-162
  6. Papillary Thyroid Cancer

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 163-163
    2. Heather Stuart, Steven Rodgers, Janice L. Pasieka
      Pages 165-185
    3. Scott A. Rivkees, Catherine A. Dinauer
      Pages 199-216
  7. Controversies in Papillary Thyroid Cancer

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 217-217
    2. Jennifer R. Cracchiolo, Ashok R. Shaha
      Pages 219-230
    3. Jonathan Mark, David L. Steward
      Pages 231-240
    4. Trevor E. Angell, Erik K. Alexander
      Pages 263-271
    5. David T. Hughes, Paul G. Gauger
      Pages 273-293
  8. Post-thyroidectomy Radioiodine Therapy, Hormonal Therapy and Surveillance

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 295-295
    2. Rebecca L. Weiss, Angela M. Leung
      Pages 297-313
    3. Naykky Singh Ospina, M. Regina Castro
      Pages 315-329
  9. Other Differentiated and Advanced Thyroid Cancer

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 377-377
    2. Naris Nilubol, Xavier Keutgen, Electron Kebebew
      Pages 379-393
    3. Ming Yann Lim, Mark Zafereo, Elizabeth Grubbs
      Pages 395-417
    4. James D. Brierley, Meredith E. Giuliani, Richard W. Tsang
      Pages 419-431
    5. Dwight Owen, Manisha H. Shah
      Pages 433-450
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 451-459

About this book


This book provides a comprehensive, state-of-the art review of this field, and will serve as a valuable resource for clinicians and researchers with an interest in the management of thyroid nodules and cancer, including both surgeons and endocrinologists.  The book reviews new data about risk factors for nodular disease and cancer, details the management of toxic and non-toxic benign thyroid nodular disease, discusses controversies in the management of indeterminate thyroid nodules and cancer, and reviews the latest data on use of molecular testing for diagnosis and prognosis.  Lastly, the book reviews the management of difficult-to-treat thyroid cancers.

Management of Thyroid Nodules and Differentiated Thyroid Cancer: A Practical Guide will serve as a useful resource for physicians and researchers dealing with, and interested in thyroid nodular disease and cancer.  It will provide a concise yet comprehensive summary of the current status of the field that will help guide patient management and stimulate investigative efforts.  All chapters are written by experts in their fields and include the most up to date scientific and clinical information.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Sanziana A. Roman
    • 1
  • Julie Ann Sosa
    • 2
  • Carmen C. Solórzano
    • 3
  1. 1.Endocrine Surgery, Department of SurgeryDuke University Medical Center Duke Cancer InstituteDurhamUSA
  2. 2.Department of SurgeryDuke University Medical Center Duke Cancer InstituteDurhamUSA
  3. 3.Division of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery, Vanderbilt Endocrine Surgery CenterVanderbilt University Medical CenterNashvilleUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-43616-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-43618-0
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