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VIDEO: Thyroid imaging approaches not ‘one-size fits all’

September 23, 2016

DENVER — In this video exclusive, Megan R. Haymart, MD, assistant professor of medicine at the University of Michigan Medical School in Ann Arbor, discusses assumptions, approaches and misconceptions about imaging surveillance after initial treatment for thyroid cancer.

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VIDEO: Noninvasive follicular thyroid neoplasms cause little risk for patients

September 23, 2016
DENVER — Yuri Nikiforov, MD, PhD, professor of pathology at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, dicsusses a new entity in thyroid…
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VIDEO: Less surgery, active surveillance viable option for low-risk thyroid cancer

September 22, 2016
DENVER — In this video exclusive, Gregory W. Randolph, MD, FACS, FACE, the Claire and John Bertucci Endowed Chair in Thyroid Surgical Oncology at Harvard Medical…
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Thyroid cancer overdiagnosis raises questions about overtreatment

September 22, 2016
DENVER — The “epidemic” in thyroid cancer recently reported by a number clinical journals has raised questions about overdiagnosis of thyroid cancer…
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The Patient with Lymphadenopathy

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Castleman’s disease is a rare lymphoproliferative disorder that is characterized by enlargement of 1 (unicentric) or…
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VIDEO: Noninvasive follicular thyroid neoplasms cause little risk for patients

September 23, 2016
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The Patient with Multiple Ecchymoses

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Glanzmann’s thrombasthenia is a rare, inherited bleeding disorder that results from a mutation in αIIbß3, an integrin…
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VIDEO: Thyroid imaging approaches not ‘one-size fits all’

September 23, 2016
DENVER — In this video exclusive, Megan R. Haymart, MD, assistant professor of medicine at the University of Michigan Medical School in Ann…

Meeting News CoverageVideo

VIDEO: Noninvasive follicular thyroid neoplasms cause little risk for patients

September 23, 2016
DENVER — Yuri Nikiforov, MD, PhD, professor of pathology at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, dicsusses a new entity in thyroid…

Meeting News CoverageVideo

VIDEO: Less surgery, active surveillance viable option for low-risk thyroid cancer

September 22, 2016
DENVER — In this video exclusive, Gregory W. Randolph, MD, FACS, FACE, the Claire and John Bertucci Endowed Chair in Thyroid Surgical Oncology…

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Thyroid cancer overdiagnosis raises questions about overtreatment

September 22, 2016
DENVER — The “epidemic” in thyroid cancer recently reported by a number clinical journals has raised questions about overdiagnosis…

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Latest clinical, basic thyroid research highlighted at ATA annual meeting

September 21, 2016
Attendees heading to this year’s annual meeting of the American Thyroid Association can expect to learn about the latest advances in…

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AACR report: Sustained federal commitment required to accelerate cancer research progress

September 20, 2016
Extraordinary therapeutic advances, a renewed bipartisan commitment to medical research and the launch of the national cancer moonshot initiative…

Biden announces steps to improve clinical trials under cancer moonshot

September 19, 2016
Vice President Joe Biden outlined a plan to improve the efficiency and transparency of the U.S. clinical research system as part of the national…

In the Journals Plus

Medicaid coverage associated with poor outcomes in HNSCC

September 19, 2016
Patients with squamous cell cancer of the head and neck who relied on Medicaid insurance had a higher rate of treatment delays and were more likely

NCHS data brief: 20% decline in children’s cancer death rate ‘builds upon 3 decades of progress’

September 16, 2016
The U.S. death rate of children and adolescents with cancer continues to decline with a 20% drop over a 15-year span, according to a data brief…

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Genital HPV linked to vaginal douching

September 14, 2016
Women who reported vaginal douching within the previous 6 months showed a greater risk for genital HPV, according to a study of national survey data…

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