Thyroid Neoplasms

Thyroid Neoplasms

by Boris Draznin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0444509526

ISBN-13: 9780444509529

Pub. Date: 06/04/2005

Publisher: Elsevier Science

This is a unique book on thyroid neoplasms in that it covers many current topics in the area including tumor development, tumor markers and preclinical treatment for advanced cancer as well as practical approaches (radioiodine, ultrasound, thyroglobulin monitoring and PET scanning). This book will give the general reader and specialist a good foundation for what is

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Overview

This is a unique book on thyroid neoplasms in that it covers many current topics in the area including tumor development, tumor markers and preclinical treatment for advanced cancer as well as practical approaches (radioiodine, ultrasound, thyroglobulin monitoring and PET scanning). This book will give the general reader and specialist a good foundation for what is currently going on in the area of thyroid neoplasms.

• A translational approach to thyriod neoplasms
• Contributions from national experts in research and clinical medicine
• Current and practical approaches to patients with thyroid neoplasms

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780444509529
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Publication date:
06/04/2005
Series:
Advances in Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology Series, #4
Pages:
230
Product dimensions:
0.50(w) x 6.14(h) x 9.21(d)

Table of Contents

1. Gene Rearrangements in Thyroid Cancer
2. Molecular Markers of Thyroid Nodules
3. Ultrasound in the Diagnosis and Management of Thyroid Cancer
4. Controversies in the Use of Radioiodine for Remnant Ablation and Therapy of Thyroid Carcinoma
5. Thyroglobulin Measurements in Thyroid Cancer Evaluation and Surveillance
6. The Role of Fluoro-Deoxy Glucose (FDG) Positron Emission Tomography (PET) in the Management of Differentiated Thyroid Cancer
7. Preclinical Studies of Chemotherapy for Undifferentiated Thyroid Carcinoma
8. Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma
9. Thyroid Neoplasms in Children and Adolescents

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