Thyroid Ultrasound and Ultrasound-Guided FNA

  • H. Jack Baskin, Sr.
  • Daniel S. Duick
  • Robert A. Levine

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Robert A. Levine
    Pages 1-8
  3. Robert A. Levine
    Pages 9-28
  4. Robert A. Levine
    Pages 29-48
  5. Henry J. Baskin Jr
    Pages 65-97
  6. Mark A. Lupo, Robert A. Levine
    Pages 99-125
  7. Susan J. Mandel, Jill E. Langer
    Pages 127-147
  8. Gregory Randolph, Barry Sacks, H. Jack Baskin Sr
    Pages 149-177
  9. Dev Abraham
    Pages 179-198
  10. Haengrang Ryu, Rachel Harris, Nancy D. Perrier
    Pages 199-217
  11. Roberto Valcavi, Giorgio Stecconi Bortolani, Fabrizio Riganti
    Pages 283-314
  12. Robert A. Levine
    Pages 355-363
  13. J. Woody Sistrunk, H. Jack Baskin Sr
    Pages 365-373
  14. Back Matter
    Pages 375-385

About this book


Thyroid Ultrasound and Ultrasound-Guided FNA, Third Edition, is the gold-standard, concise, user friendly resource for all clinicians who use ultrasound in the evaluation and management of thyroid disease and ancillary disease of the neck.  Building on the success of the first two editions, this version again emphasizes a multidisciplinary approach and offers all the new information regarding ultrasound and the subtleties one needs to know in the application of this rapidly expanding technique, now viewed as a primary tool for diagnosing and managing thyroid disease. 


Some chapters have been combined for concision; some have been expanded; and new chapters have been added to encompass recent techniques such as employing UGFNA acquired material for molecular and genetic markers and using ultrasound guidance for radiofrequency ablation.  A separate chapter on pediatric ultrasound and congenital abnormalities has been added as well. Other new chapters focus on the effect ultrasound has had on the surgical management of thyroid and parathyroid disease.  Written by authors with extensive hands-on experience who have enthusiastically adapted ultrasound in the diagnosis and treatment of thyroid and ancillary disease of the neck and who have contributed to the accumulating knowledge in the field as well as being ardent teachers of this knowledge to others, Thyroid Ultrasound and Ultrasound-Guided FNA, Third Edition, is another invaluable addition to the literature and will be of immense interest especially to endocrinologists, surgeons, radiologists, and pathologists.


Foreword by Lewis Braverman, MD

Professor of Medicine

Boston University Medical School


Editors and affiliations

  • H. Jack Baskin, Sr.
    • 1
  • Daniel S. Duick
    • 2
  • Robert A. Levine
    • 3
  1. 1.University of Central FloridaOrlandoUSA
  2. 2.Endocrinology AssociatesPhoenixUSA
  3. 3.Thyroid Center of New HampshireNashuaUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4614-4784-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4614-4785-6
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