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Jung Soo Lim, Seung-Eun Lee, Jung Hee Kim, Jae Hyeon Kim, and The Korean Adrenal Gland and Endocrine Hypertension Study Group, Korean Endocrine Society

confirmed the presence of remission after surgery and the disease recurrence. Patient date of birth, initials, and home address were also collected to exclude duplicated subjects. In this study, the European Network for the Study of Adrenal Tumors (ENSAT

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Zeming Liu, Di Hu, Yihui Huang, Sichao Chen, Wen Zeng, Ling Zhou, Wei Zhou, Min Wang, Haifeng Feng, Wei Wei, Chao Zhang, Danyang Chen, and Liang Guo

) and oropharyngeal ( 12 ). Therefore, distant metastasis might also help to establish guidelines for determining the use of thyroid surgery, specific treatments and follow-up of children with thyroid neoplasia. Furthermore, the present data suggest that

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Lauren E Henke, John D Pfeifer, Thomas J Baranski, Todd DeWees, and Perry W Grigsby

Introduction Papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) is the most common endocrine malignancy, accounting for 88% of thyroid carcinomas ( 1 , 2 ). Prognosis remains excellent and treatment, typically involving surgery followed by radioactive iodine

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Ashley K Clift, Omar Faiz, Robert Goldin, John Martin, Harpreet Wasan, Marc-Olaf Liedke, Erik Schloericke, Anna Malczewska, Guido Rindi, Mark Kidd, Irvin M Modlin, and Andrea Frilling

. 5-HIAA, 5-hydroxyindoleacetic acid; SEER, Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results program. Sixty-four (91.4%) patients underwent surgery at some stage of their treatment, 4 of which were emergency cases comprising laparotomy with small

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Sara Storvall, Helena Leijon, Eeva Ryhänen, Johanna Louhimo, Caj Haglund, Camilla Schalin-Jäntti, and Johanna Arola

diagnose, with no specific evidence-based treatment available ( 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 ). Radical surgery is the only known potential cure for PC, while recurrence affects 20–60% of patients ( 5 , 6 , 7 , 8 ). Furthermore, recent studies reported an increasing

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Kristin Viste, Marianne A Grytaas, Melissa D Jørstad, Dag E Jøssang, Eivind N Høyden, Solveig S Fotland, Dag K Jensen, Kristian Løvås, Hrafnkell Thordarson, Bjørg Almås, and Gunnar Mellgren

adrenalectomy (9) . If the adrenal hypersecretion of aldosterone is bilateral, or a patient is unwilling to undergo surgery, medical treatment with a mineralocorticoid receptor antagonist is recommended (10) . Selective adrenal venous sampling (AVS) is the

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Trevor Lewis, Eva Zeisig, and Jamie E Gaida

but not tendinopathy ( 6 ). Furthermore, a recent population-based study of more than 58,000 individuals with diabetes and 117,000 controls observed a hazard ratio of 1.56 (95% CI 1.25 to 1.93) for rotator cuff surgery following adjustment for other

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Solène Castellnou, Alexandre Vasiljevic, Véronique Lapras, Véronique Raverot, Eudeline Alix, Françoise Borson-Chazot, Emmanuel Jouanneau, Gérald Raverot, and Hélène Lasolle

order to control cortisol excess and to prevent morbi-mortality. Transsphenoidal surgical resection is the first-line treatment with a remission rate of approximately 75% when the surgery is performed by an expert pituitary surgeon ( 6 , 7 , 8

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Paula Bruna Araujo, Leandro Kasuki, Carlos Henrique de Azeredo Lima, Liana Ogino, Aline H S Camacho, Leila Chimelli, Márta Korbonits, and Monica R Gadelha

predominantly male (61%), are young at the time of diagnosis (78% aged <30 years) and tend to have macroadenomas (88%) with extrasellar extension making curative surgery less likely ( 21 ). In case of acromegaly, AIPmut patients have a poor response to medical

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Wiebke Arlt and the Society for Endocrinology Clinical Committee

glucocorticoids per i.v. or i.m. injection or iv infusion during prolonged vomiting or diarrhoea, during preparation for colonoscopy or in case of acute trauma or surgery requiring general anaesthesia After emergency care: how to prevent an adrenal crisis