Imaging thyroid disease: updates, imaging approach, and management pearls.


Journal Article (Review)

There are many disorders that can occur in the thyroid gland, ranging from benign to malignant entities. This article focuses on 5 common problems of the thyroid that require special consideration with regard to optimizing imaging strategies in a multidisciplinary and collaborative platform. These problems are the incidental thyroid nodule, preoperative evaluation of goiter, hyperthyroidism, invasive thyroid cancer, and recurrent thyroid cancer. For each problem essential facts, interesting updates, imaging approach, and management pearls are reviewed.

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Cited Authors

  • Hoang, JK; Sosa, JA; Nguyen, XV; Galvin, PL; Oldan, JD

Published Date

  • January 2015

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 53 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 145 - 161

PubMed ID

  • 25476178

Pubmed Central ID

  • 25476178

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1557-8275

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0033-8389

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.rcl.2014.09.002


  • eng