Case Finding Screening of First Degree Relatives of Patients with Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis. Familial Risk of Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis Among First-Degree Relatives: A Population-Based Study in Korea Hyun Jung Kim,et al Background: Few...More info
90% of patients with a diagnosis of hypothyroidism have Chronic Hashimoto’s thyroiditis CHT as the cause. The rest are due to surgery or radioiodine therapy. Did your primary physician evaluate you for CHT or just diagnose hypothyroidism...More info
Pseudo thyroid nodule: Unknown Long standing Zenker’s Diverticulum with Severe Weight loss sent for Thyroid biopsy.
70 pound F with 10 year history of severe weight loss with symptoms for vomiting undigested food and dysphagia has Hashimoto’s thyroiditis and a “thyroid nodule” on outside Ultrasound. Neck examination was negative for a thyroid...More info
Papillary Thyroid Cancer: Positive Thyroid Antibodies associated with less lymph node and extra-thyroidal extension and better prognosis.
Papillary Thyroid Cancer: Positive Thyroid Antibodies associated with less lymph node and extra-thyroidal extension and better prognosis. DR. Guttler’s Comments: Study of 4000 patients that had thyroid surgery. 3000 were diagnosed...More info