Thyroid Hormone Reference Range May Not Apply for Cancer Patients Thyroid Hormone Reference Range May Not Apply for Cancer Patients
Normal reference ranges of blood levels of thyroid-stimulating hormone and free thyroxine may not be suitable to determine thyroid function in patients with various types of cancer.First Look (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - January 25, 2023 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Iodine and Thyroid Dysfunction After Hysterosalpingography Iodine and Thyroid Dysfunction After Hysterosalpingography
Women who undergo this procedure are exposed to a high iodine concentration. Could this exposure lead to thyroid function abnormalities?Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 18, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Relationship between thyroid hormone and sex hormone levels and non-suicidal self-injury in male adolescents with depression - Ma J, Zhao M, Niu G, Wang Z, Jiang S, Liu Z.
This study will be the first to explore the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 13, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Evidence supports surveillance imaging in patients with HNC
In one of the only large-scale studies on the issue, researchers have show...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: FBPA-PET can differentiate between malignant and benign lesions PET/CT scans predict low thyroid function in radiotherapy patients Do PET/CT reports contain riddles for oncologists? Dual-tracer PET/CT shows promise in cancer imaging CT finds secondary lung disease in head and neck cancer survivors (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 13, 2023 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Consumer Health: What happens if your thyroid is too active or not active enough?
January is Thyroid Awareness Month, which makes this a good time to learn more how important it is that your thyroid functions properly. The thyroid is a butterfly-shaped gland at the base of your neck. It produces hormones that regulate your heart rate, blood pressure, body temperature and weight. When your thyroid isn't functioning properly, whether it's too active or not active enough, all these functions are affected. Hyperthyroidism Hyperthyroidism, or overactive thyroid, occurs when your… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 13, 2023 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Medullary Thyroid Cancer Management: 5 Things to Know Medullary Thyroid Cancer Management: 5 Things to Know
Our experts highlight key aspects in the diagnosis and treatment of this rare disease.Medscape Oncology (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - January 12, 2023 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology Article Source Type: news

Panoramic ultrasound shows value in muscular imaging
Panoramic ultrasound does not produce imaging deformations during assessmen...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Nomogram assesses nodal status in young thyroid cancer patients Model separates malignant from benign thyroid nodules on ultrasound ATA guideline bests TIRADS for evaluating pediatric thyroid imaging Elastography helps detect autoimmune thyroid diseases in children TI-RADS, algorithm can determine benign, malignant ultrasound findings (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 12, 2023 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Promises and Pitfalls of Genetic Screening for Rare Thyroid Cancer Promises and Pitfalls of Genetic Screening for Rare Thyroid Cancer
Early surgery may benefit patients shown to be at risk for medullary thyroid cancer through genetic screening program, but overall merit of such gene testing remains debatable, say editorialists.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - January 11, 2023 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

How well do you sleep? Your sleep pattern may offer a ‘window’ into your thyroid health
Overactive and underactive thyroids are predisposing factors for a plethora of sleep disturbances. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 11, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Treat Subclinical Hypothyroidism in Pregnant Women: Study Treat Subclinical Hypothyroidism in Pregnant Women: Study
Pregnant women with subclinical hypothyroidism and no thyroid peroxidase antibodies who received levothyroxine had similar gestational diabetes and preeclampsia rates as others with normal thyroid.First Look (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - January 10, 2023 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Genetic Screening Program Identifies Unsuspected Thyroid Cancer
(MedPage Today) -- A population-based genetic screening program showed promise for detecting clinically occult thyroid cancer in patients with RET variants. Among 20 patients who had surgery on the basis of a positive test, 14 had thyroid cancers... (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - January 9, 2023 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Nomogram assesses nodal status in young thyroid cancer patients
An ultrasound-based nomogram could help determine central cervical lymph nod...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Model separates malignant from benign thyroid nodules on ultrasound ATA guideline bests TIRADS for evaluating pediatric thyroid imaging Elastography helps detect autoimmune thyroid diseases in children TI-RADS, algorithm can determine benign, malignant ultrasound findings Advanced practice providers can handle US-guided FNA neck biopsies (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 9, 2023 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

New Consensus on Thyroid Eye Disease Prompts Some Debate New Consensus on Thyroid Eye Disease Prompts Some Debate
The joint statement from the American Thyroid Association and European Thyroid Association offers appraisal of recent thyroid eye disease management for endocrinologists, with some debate on treatment.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - January 4, 2023 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Thyroid Function Affects Pregnancy and Perinatal Outcomes Thyroid Function Affects Pregnancy and Perinatal Outcomes
A new study suggests that thyroid dysfunction affects pregnancy outcomes more than thyroid autoantibodies.Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 4, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Radioiodine's Benefit Absent in Low-Risk Thyroid Cancer Radioiodine's Benefit Absent in Low-Risk Thyroid Cancer
Routine radioiodine ablation had no incremental benefit in patients with low-risk, differentiated thyroid cancer after total thyroidectomy, results from a prospective, nonrandomized study suggest.First Look (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - January 3, 2023 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news