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Focal Thyroid Mass
Bronwyn E. Hamilton, MD; Christine M. Glastonbury, MBBS
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DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

    ESSENTIAL INFORMATION

    • Key Differential Diagnosis Issues

      • Helpful Clues for Common Diagnoses

        • Helpful Clues for Less Common Diagnoses

          • Helpful Clues for Rare Diagnoses

            Selected References

            1. Accardo G et al: Genetics of medullary thyroid cancer: An overview. Int J Surg. 41 Suppl 1:S2-S6, 2017
            2. Zandieh S et al: Characteristics of incidentally found thyroid nodules in computed tomography: comparison with thyroid scintigraphy. BMC Med Imaging. 17(1):8, 2017
            3. Pappa T et al: Management of hereditary medullary thyroid carcinoma. Endocrine. 53(1):7-17, 2016
            4. Grant EG et al: Thyroid Ultrasound Reporting Lexicon: White Paper of the ACR Thyroid Imaging, Reporting and Data System (TIRADS) Committee. J Am Coll Radiol. 12(12 Pt A):1272-9, 2015
            5. Hoang JK et al: Managing incidental thyroid nodules detected on imaging: white paper of the ACR Incidental Thyroid Findings Committee. J Am Coll Radiol. 12(2):143-50, 2015
            6. Heller MT et al: Sonography of intrathyroid parathyroid adenomas: are there distinctive features that allow for preoperative identification? Eur J Radiol. 82(1):e22-7, 2013
            7. Patel BN et al: Pitfalls in sonographic evaluation of thyroid abnormalities. Semin Ultrasound CT MR. 34(3):226-35, 2013
            8. Siegel A et al: The spectrum of positive scan patterns in parathyroid scintigraphy. Clin Nucl Med. 32(10):770-4, 2007
            9. Yano Y et al: Paraganglioma of the thyroid: report of a male case with ultrasonographic imagings, cytologic, histologic, and immunohistochemical features. Thyroid. 17(6):575-8, 2007
            10. Kamaya A et al: Sonography of the abnormal parathyroid gland. Ultrasound Q. 22(4):253-62, 2006
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            DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

              ESSENTIAL INFORMATION

              • Key Differential Diagnosis Issues

                • Helpful Clues for Common Diagnoses

                  • Helpful Clues for Less Common Diagnoses

                    • Helpful Clues for Rare Diagnoses

                      Selected References

                      1. Accardo G et al: Genetics of medullary thyroid cancer: An overview. Int J Surg. 41 Suppl 1:S2-S6, 2017
                      2. Zandieh S et al: Characteristics of incidentally found thyroid nodules in computed tomography: comparison with thyroid scintigraphy. BMC Med Imaging. 17(1):8, 2017
                      3. Pappa T et al: Management of hereditary medullary thyroid carcinoma. Endocrine. 53(1):7-17, 2016
                      4. Grant EG et al: Thyroid Ultrasound Reporting Lexicon: White Paper of the ACR Thyroid Imaging, Reporting and Data System (TIRADS) Committee. J Am Coll Radiol. 12(12 Pt A):1272-9, 2015
                      5. Hoang JK et al: Managing incidental thyroid nodules detected on imaging: white paper of the ACR Incidental Thyroid Findings Committee. J Am Coll Radiol. 12(2):143-50, 2015
                      6. Heller MT et al: Sonography of intrathyroid parathyroid adenomas: are there distinctive features that allow for preoperative identification? Eur J Radiol. 82(1):e22-7, 2013
                      7. Patel BN et al: Pitfalls in sonographic evaluation of thyroid abnormalities. Semin Ultrasound CT MR. 34(3):226-35, 2013
                      8. Siegel A et al: The spectrum of positive scan patterns in parathyroid scintigraphy. Clin Nucl Med. 32(10):770-4, 2007
                      9. Yano Y et al: Paraganglioma of the thyroid: report of a male case with ultrasonographic imagings, cytologic, histologic, and immunohistochemical features. Thyroid. 17(6):575-8, 2007
                      10. Kamaya A et al: Sonography of the abnormal parathyroid gland. Ultrasound Q. 22(4):253-62, 2006