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Maria Stelmachowska-Banaś and Izabella Czajka-Oraniec

-thyroid drugs, such as methimazole (thiamazole) or propylthiouracil, should only be considered in rare cases of Graves’ hyperthyroidism given that these agents are not effective in destructive thyroiditis ( 33 , 56 ). Radioactive iodine could be used in

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Barbora Pekova, Sarka Dvorakova, Vlasta Sykorova, Gabriela Vacinova, Eliska Vaclavikova, Jitka Moravcova, Rami Katra, Petr Vlcek, Pavla Sykorova, Daniela Kodetova, Josef Vcelak, and Bela Bendlova

/83) and were classified as T3/T4 (38/83). Lymph node metastases were detected in 52/83 and distant metastases in 10/83 cases. All distant metastases were affecting lungs. Most of the PTC patients (72/82) underwent radioactive iodine (RAI) treatment. One 7

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Chun-feng Lu, Wang-shu Liu, Xiao-qin Ge, Feng Xu, Jian-bin Su, Xue-qin Wang, and Yan Wang

, which may create difficulties in treating this disease ( 3 ). Treatments for GD include oral antithyroid drugs, radioactive iodine therapy (RAI), and surgery, but each treatment regimen has the possibility of side effects ( 4 ). From this statement

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Marra Jai Aghajani, Tara Laurine Roberts, Tao Yang, Charles Eugenio McCafferty, Nicole J Caixeiro, Paul DeSouza, and Navin Niles

patients typically involves surgical resection and suppression of thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) via levothyroxine, with additional consideration for adjuvant radioactive iodine (RAI) treatment to ablate residual thyroid tissue and eradicate any

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Ana Carolina de Jesus Paniza, Thais Biude Mendes, Matheus Duarte Borges Viana, Débora Mota Dias Thomaz, Paula B O Chiappini, Gabriel A Colozza-Gama, Susan Chow Lindsey, Marcos Brasilino de Carvalho, Venâncio Avancini Ferreira Alves, Otavio Curioni, André Uchimura Bastos, and Janete Maria Cerutti

, lateral compartment dissection; RAI, radioactive iodine ablation; TT, total thyroidectomy. These data highlight the importance of deeper sections for a reliable diagnosis, mainly when invasion through the tumor capsule or vascular invasion are

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Selma Flora Nordqvist, Victor Brun Boesen, Åse Krogh Rasmussen, Ulla Feldt-Rasmussen, Laszlo Hegedüs, Steen Joop Bonnema, Per Karkov Cramon, Torquil Watt, Mogens Groenvold, and Jakob Bue Bjorner

(1)  Glucocorticoid pulse therapy of GO 2 (0)  Other immunosuppressive treatment of GO 4 (1)  Hemithyroidectomy 64 (15)  Total thyroidectomy 37 (9)  Radioactive iodine 127 (29) Data are expressed as

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Sandeep Kumar Parvathareddy, Abdul K Siraj, Zeeshan Qadri, Saeeda O Ahmed, Felisa DeVera, Saif Al-Sobhi, Fouad Al-Dayel, and Khawla S Al-Kuraya

Kim WB . Dynamic risk stratification for predicting recurrence in patients with differentiated thyroid cancer treated without radioactive iodine remnant ablation therapy . Thyroid 2017 27 524 – 530 . ( ) 10

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June Young Choi, Jin Wook Yi, Jun Hyup Lee, Ra-Yeong Song, Hyeongwon Yu, Hyungju Kwon, Young Jun Chai, Su-jin Kim, and Kyu Eun Lee

behavior, is a loss of uptake and trapping of radioactive iodine, which means resistance to the best systemic therapy for thyroid cancer. The standard chemotherapy regimens approved for thyroid cancer have poor efficacy and relatively high toxicity compared

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Marra Jai Aghajani, Tao Yang, Ulf Schmitz, Alexander James, Charles Eugenio McCafferty, Paul de Souza, Navin Niles, and Tara L Roberts

refractory to radioactive iodine (RAI) therapy ( 7 ). Inoperable or RAI-refractory metastatic DTC is associated with a 10-year survival of only 10%, and restricted treatment options are currently available ( 7 ). Following initial surgery, the american

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Alexander Heinzel, Dirk Müller, Hanneke M van Santen, Sarah C Clement, Arthur B Schneider, and Frederik A Verburg

-0142(20000315)88:6<1470::aid-cncr27>;2-w ) 5 Reiners C Biko J Demidchik EP Demidchik YE Drozd VM . Results of radioactive iodine treatment in children from Belarus with advanced stages of thyroid cancer after the Chernobyl accident . International Congress