ENDOCRINOLOGY

The Bethesda System for Reporting Thyroid Cytopathology (BSRTC)

Nov 18, 2017 by in ENDOCRINOLOGY Comments Off on The Bethesda System for Reporting Thyroid Cytopathology (BSRTC)

1. Nondiagnostic or unsatisfactory 2. Benign 3. Atypia of undetermined significance or follicular lesion of undetermined significance (AUS/FLUS) 4. Follicular neoplasm/suspicious for follicular neoplasm (including oncocytic lesions) 5. Suspicious for malignancy 6. Malignant In the years…

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Thyroid Nodule Biopsy

Nov 18, 2017 by in ENDOCRINOLOGY Comments Off on Thyroid Nodule Biopsy

Nodule features on ultrasound Recommended FNA based on nodule size High and intermediate suspicion for malignancy ≥1 cm Low suspicion for malignancy ≥1.5 cm Very low suspicion for malignancy ≥2…

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Follicular and Hürthle Cell Carcinoma

Nov 18, 2017 by in ENDOCRINOLOGY Comments Off on Follicular and Hürthle Cell Carcinoma

Fig. 24.1 A high-resolution ultrasonography images of (1) follicular adenoma (a–c), (2) Hürthle cell adenoma (d–f), (3) follicular thyroid carcinoma (g–i), and (4) Hürthle cell carcinoma (j–l) Hürthle cell neoplasms…

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