Surgery of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands

Surgery of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands

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  • Author: Gregory Randolph
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323661287
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323661270

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Bringing together more than over 120 expert contributors from otolaryngology, general surgery, endocrinology, and pathology, Surgery of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands, 3rd Edition, presents an interdisciplinary approach to surgical management and treatment of benign and malignant disease. This renowned text/atlas is an ideal resource at all levels of surgical experience: for residents and junior surgeons, it clearly provides all relevant anatomy, surgical procedures, and workup; for experienced surgeons, it details the management of difficult cases, including revision surgery. Highly illustrated and accompanied by dozens of videos, this edition brings you up to date with the full continuum of care in thyroid and parathyroid surgery.

Table of Contents

  • SECTION 1 Introduction
    1 History of Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery
    2 Applied Embryology of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands
    3 Thyroid Physiology and Thyroid Function Testing
    SECTION 2 Benign Thyroid Disease
    4 Thyroiditis
    5 Thyroglossal Duct Cysts and Ectopic Thyroid Tissue
    6 Surgery of Cervical and Substernal Goiter
    7 Approach to the Mediastinum: Transcervical, Transsternal, and Video-Assisted
    8 Surgical Management of Hyperthyroidism
    9 Reoperation for Benign Thyroid Disease

    SECTION 3 Preoperative Evaluation
    10 The Evaluation and Management of Thyroid Nodules
    11 Fine-Needle Aspiration of the Thyroid Gland: The 2017 Bethesda System
    12 Fine-Needle Aspiration and Molecular Analysis
    13 Ultrasound of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands
    14 Preoperative Radiographic Mapping of Nodal Disease for Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma
    15 Laryngeal Examination in Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery
    16 Radiofrequency and Laser Ablation of Thyroid Nodules and Parathyroid Adenoma

    SECTION 4 Thyroid Neoplasia
    17 Differentiated Thyroid Cancer Incidence
    18 Molecular Pathogenesis of Thyroid Neoplasia
    19 Papillary Thyroid Cancer
    20 Papillary Thyroid Microcarcinoma
    21 Papillary Carcinoma Observation
    22 Follicular Thyroid Cancer
    23 Noninvasive Follicular Thyroid Neoplasm With Papillary-Like Nuclear Features (NIFTP)
    24 Dynamic Risk Group Analysis and Staging for Differentiated Thyroid Cancer
    25 H€urthle Cell Tumors of the Thyroid
    26 Sporadic Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma
    27 Syndromic Medullary Thyroid Cancer: MEN 2A and MEN 2B
    28 Anaplastic Thyroid Cancer and Primary Thyroid Lymphoma
    29 Pediatric Thyroid Cancer
    30 Familial Nonmedullary Thyroid Cancer

    SECTION 5 Thyroid and Neck Surgery
    31 Principles in Thyroid Surgery
    32 Robotic and Extracervical Approaches to the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands
    33 Transoral Thyroidectomy
    34 Minimally Invasive Video-Assisted Thyroidectomy
    35 Surgical Anatomy and Monitoring of the Superior Laryngeal Nerve
    36 Surgical Anatomy and Monitoring of the Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve
    37 Surgery for Locally Advanced Thyroid Cancer: Larynx, Tracheal Invasion, and Esophageal
    38 Central Neck Dissection: Indications and Technique
    39 Lateral Neck Dissection: Indications and Technique
    40 Incisions in Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery
    41 Surgical Pathology of the Thyroid Gland

    SECTION 6 Postoperative Considerations
    42 Pathophysiology of Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve Injury
    43 Management of Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve Paralysis
    44 Nonneural Complications of Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery
    45 Quality Assessment in Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery
    46 Ethics and Malpractice in Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery

    SECTION 7 Postoperative Management
    47 Postoperative Management of Differentiated Thyroid Cancer
    48 Postoperative Radioactive Iodine Ablation and Treatment of Differentiated Thyroid Cancer
    49 External Beam Radiotherapy for Thyroid Malignancy
    50 Reoperative Thyroid Surgery
    51 Nonsurgical Treatment of Thyroid Cysts, Nodules, Thyroid Cancer Nodal Metastases, and Hyperparathyroidism: The Role of Percutaneous Ethanol Injection
    52 Medical Treatment Horizons for Metastatic Differentiated and Medullary Thyroid Cancer

    SECTION 8 Parathyroid Surgery
    53 Primary Hyperparathyroidism: Pathophysiology, Surgical Indications, and Preoperative Workup
    54 Guide to Preoperative Parathyroid Localization Testing
    55 Principles in Surgical Management of Primary Hyperparathyroidism
    56 Standard Bilateral Parathyroid Exploration
    57 Minimally Invasive Single Gland Parathyroid Exploration
    58 Minimally Invasive Video-Assisted Parathyroidectomy
    59 Intraoperative PTH Monitoring During Parathyroid Surgery
    60 Surgical Management of Multiglandular Parathyroid Disease
    61 Surgical Management of Secondary and Tertiary Hyperparathyroidism
    62 Parathyroid Management in the MEN Syndromes
    63 Revision Parathyroid Surgery
    64 Parathyroid Carcinoma
    65 Surgical Pathology of the Parathyroid Glands

Product details

  • No. of pages: 656
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2020
  • Published: March 14, 2020
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323661287
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323661270

About the Author

Gregory Randolph

Affiliations and Expertise

Gregory W. Randolph MD FACS FACE FEBS (Endocrine), Professor of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Claire and John Bertucci Endowed Chair in Thyroid Surgical Oncology, Harvard Medical School, Chief Thyroid/Parathyroid Endocrine Surgical Division, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary Member Endocrine Surgical Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

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