Skip to main content

Articles

Page 1 of 6

  1. 131-iodine (131I) administration after surgery remains a standard practice in differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC). In 2014, the American Thyroid Association presented new guidelines for the staging and management...

    Authors: Laura Iconaru, Felicia Baleanu, Georgiana Taujan, Ruth Duttmann, Linda Spinato, Rafik Karmali, Pierre Bergmann and Anne-Sophie Hambye

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2020 13:15

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  2. Total T4 (TT4) measurement is preferred to free T4 (FT4) especially in last part of pregnancy. Guidelines by American Thyroid Association, European Thyroid Association and Endocrine Society state that TT4 incr...

    Authors: Subhodip Pramanik, Pradip Mukhopadhyay and Sujoy Ghosh

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2020 13:14

    Content type: Short report

    Published on:

  3. Our previous kinetic analyses of changes in the tumor volume (TV) of papillary thyroid microcarcinomas during active surveillance revealed that the tumors’ growth varied over time from rather rapid growth to s...

    Authors: Minoru Kihara, Akira Miyauchi, Hiroo Masuoka, Takuya Higashiyama, Yasuhiro Ito and Akihiro Miya

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2020 13:13

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  4. Antithyroid drugs (ATDs) are preferred for the treatment of hyperthyroidism caused by Graves’ disease in pregnant women. The drugs have been a recognized treatment for decades, and a general risk of side effec...

    Authors: Stine Linding Andersen and Stig Andersen

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2020 13:11

    Content type: Review

    Published on:

  5. Subclinical hypothyroidism is defined as elevated TSH levels while T4 or FT4 levels are normal. Elevated TSH levels are linked with obesity in adults. In a recent meta-analysis in Iran, 6.1% of children below ...

    Authors: Ashkan Habib, Mohadeseh Molayemat and Asadollah Habib

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2020 13:9

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  6. The prevalence of thyroid cancer is increasing worldwide. No previous data are available on the prevalence of thyroid cancer in Yemen. We performed this study to determine the prevalence of thyroid cancer amon...

    Authors: Butheinah A. Al-Sharafi, Jamila A. AlSanabani, Ibraheem M. Alboany and Amani M. Shamsher

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2020 13:8

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  7. Worldwide, hypothyroidism affects 3.7% of the population, and is associated with impaired quality of life. This study aimed to evaluate the effect of cognitive- behavioral therapy (CBT) on the quality of life ...

    Authors: Sohaila Rezaei, Parvin Abedi, Elham Maraghi, Najmeh Hamid and Homaira Rashidi

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2020 13:6

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  8. Levothyroxine (LT4) pseudomalabsorption due to medication non-adherence results in significant costs for Health Service. High dose LT4 or LT4/paracetamol absorption test is used in such cases. Hence, establishmen...

    Authors: Krzysztof C. Lewandowski, Katarzyna Dąbrowska, Magdalena Basińska-Lewandowska, Marek Bolanowski, Marek Ruchała and Andrzej Lewiński

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2020 13:5

    Content type: Case report

    Published on:

  9. Thyrotoxicosis is common disorder among endocrine dysfunctions. It is not rare that the free thyroid hormone level exceeds the measurement range of immunoassay. Such extreme high concentration of free thyroid ...

    Authors: Yuko Ito, Satoru Suzuki, Yoshiko Matsumoto, Chiyo Ohkouchi, Satoshi Suzuki, Manabu Iwadate, Sanae Midorikawa, Susumu Yokoya, Shinichi Suzuki and Hiroki Shimura

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2020 13:4

    Content type: Case report

    Published on:

  10. Anti-Müllerian hormone (AMH) decreases acutely after post-surgical radioactive iodine (RAI) ablation in females with differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC).

    Authors: Miranda Mittica, Andrea Dotto, Martina Comina, Marsida Teliti, Eleonora Monti and Massimo Giusti

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2020 13:1

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  11. Treatment of moderate to severe Graves’ orbitopathy (GO) is based mainly on intravenous pulses of methylprednisolone. High doses of methylprednisolone can exert several adverse effects, some of which might be ...

    Authors: Dorota Walasik-Szemplińska, Grzegorz Kamiński and Iwona Sudoł-Szopińska

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2019 12:13

    Content type: Review

    Published on:

  12. Thyroid swellings enlarge caudally into the mediastinum behind the sternum. Pre-sternal swelling of thyroid origin is very rare. We present our case of pre-sternal thyroid swelling which was albeit a surprisin...

    Authors: Lovenish Bains, Sushant Bhatia, Rohit Kaushik, Sudhir Kumar Jain, Chandra Bhushan Singh, Shramana Mandal and Daljit Kaur

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2019 12:12

    Content type: Case report

    Published on:

  13. Well-differentiated thyroid carcinoma is defined as locally advanced in the presence of an extra thyroid extension, e.g., when the surrounding structures such as the trachea, larynx, esophagus and main blood v...

    Authors: Alessio Metere, Valerio Aceti and Laura Giacomelli

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2019 12:10

    Content type: Review

    Published on:

  14. A high body fat percentage has a specific effect on activation of the hypothalamic-pituitary-thyroid axis. On the other hand, a slight change in thyroid hormones can affect metabolism and body composition as w...

    Authors: Maryam Karkhaneh, Mostafa Qorbani, Asal Ataie-Jafari, Mohamad Reza Mohajeri-Tehrani, Hamid Asayesh and Saeed Hosseini

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2019 12:9

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  15. Resistance to thyroid hormone (RTH) usually features a syndrome of inappropriate secretion of thyroid-stimulating hormone (SITSH) without suppression of the typical high thyroid hormone levels. However, some p...

    Authors: Tomoko Nagamine, Jaeduk Yoshimura Noh, Naoya Emoto, Takahito Kogai, Akira Hishinuma, Fumitaka Okajima and Hitoshi Sugihara

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2019 12:8

    Content type: Case report

    Published on:

  16. Resistance to thyroid hormones is a very rare condition, which is often misdiagnosed and mistreated. The cases where there is a concomitant autoimmune thyroid disorder are ultra-rare and particularly challengi...

    Authors: Todor Arsov, Chengmei Xie, Nan Shen, Dan Andrews, Carola G. Vinuesa and Olivija Vaskova

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2019 12:7

    Content type: Case report

    Published on:

  17. Aberrant iodine intake and thyroid autoimmunity affect thyroid function. Deficiencies of iodine including thyroid disorders have serious impact on child physical and mental development. This study was conducte...

    Authors: Binaya Tamang, Saroj Khatiwada, Basanta Gelal, Shrijana Shrestha, Kishun Deo Mehta, Nirmal Baral, Gauri Shankar Shah and Madhab Lamsal

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2019 12:6

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  18. To semi-quantitatively analyze liver uptake of I-131 in diagnostic and post-therapy scans by calculating hepatic to thigh ratios (HTR) and evaluate its clinical significance in management of differentiated thy...

    Authors: Prasanta K. Pradhan, Suruchi Jain, Madhusudhanan Ponnuswamy, Amitabh Arya and Manish Ora

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2019 12:4

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  19. Thyrotoxicosis is a clinical state that results from inappropriately high thyroid hormone action in tissues. Although it is one of the common endocrine disorders, there is scarcity of data on the management of...

    Authors: Eyob Alemayehu Gebreyohannes, Emneteab Mesfin Ayele, Soliana Alemayehu Tesfaye and Mohammed Assen Seid

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2019 12:3

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  20. Both overt hypothyroidism as well as minor elevations of serum thyrotropin (TSH) levels associated with thyroid hormones within their respective reference ranges (termed subclinical hypothyroidism) are relativ...

    Authors: Owain Leng and Salman Razvi

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2019 12:2

    Content type: Review

    Published on:

  21. Thyroid malignancy constitutes the sixth common cancer type in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). There are no epidemiological data outlining the prevalence of cancer in thyroid nodules, nor previous analysis of ...

    Authors: Eiman Alseddeeqi, Raqwana Baharoon, Rawia Mohamed, Jenan Ghaith, Abeer Al-Helali and Luai A. Ahmed

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2018 11:17

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  22. Nodular lesions of the thyroid gland, including papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC), may be difficult to diagnose by imaging, such as in ultrasonic echo testing, or by needle biopsy. Definitive diagnosis is made...

    Authors: Rumi Hino, Naoko Inoshita, Toyoki Yoshimoto, Makiko Ogawa, Daishu Miura, Ryoko Watanabe, Kenta Watanabe, Mako Kamiya and Yasteru Urano

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2018 11:16

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  23. For the differential diagnosis of medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) on thyroid nodules, ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration cytology is a useful and safe procedure, but its diagnostic accuracy is not high...

    Authors: Minoru Kihara, Mitsuyoshi Hirokawa, Takumi Kudo, Toshitetsu Hayashi, Masatoshi Yamamoto, Hiroo Masuoka, Takuya Higashiyama, Mitsuhiro Fukushima, Yasuhiro Ito, Akihiro Miya and Akira Miyauchi

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2018 11:15

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  24. On 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG)-positron emission tomography (PET), diffuse uptake in the thyroid gland is often observed in patients with Hashimoto’s thyroiditis. In this study, we evaluated the factors associat...

    Authors: Naoki Edo, Koji Morita, Miki Sakamoto, Tatsuro Kaminaga, Hiromi Edo, Erina Okamura, Masumi Ogawa, Kazuhisa Tsukamoto, Hiroko Okinaga and Toshio Ishikawa

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2018 11:14

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  25. The activating mutation BRAFV600E is a frequent genetic event in papillary thyroid carcinomas (PTC). Mutation BRAFV600E is associated with the loss of a sodium/iodine symporter (NIS), and subsequent radioiodide-r...

    Authors: Honglai Zhang and Dong Chen

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2018 11:13

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  26. Malignant biphasic tumor also known as carcinosarcoma is an uncommon neoplasm that is composed of both malignant epithelial and mesenchymal components. Most reported cases of carcinosarcoma affect the female g...

    Authors: Jing Yang, Carmen Sarita-Reyes, David Kindelberger and Qing Zhao

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2018 11:11

    Content type: Case report

    Published on:

  27. Malignant struma ovarii (MSO) is a very rare, germ cell tumor of the ovary, histologically identical to differentiated thyroid cancers. Struma ovarii (SO) is difficult to diagnose on clinical basis or imaging ...

    Authors: Mohamed S. Al Hassan, Tamer Saafan, Walid El Ansari, Afaf A. Al Ansari, Mahmoud A. Zirie, Hanan Farghaly and Abdelrahman Abdelaal

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2018 11:10

    Content type: Case report

    Published on:

  28. Iodine is important for thyroid hormone synthesis, and iodine deficiency in pregnancy may impair fetal neurological development. As perchlorate and thiocyanate inhibit sodium-iodide symporter reducing the tran...

    Authors: Bridget A. Knight, Beverley M. Shields, Xuemei He, Elizabeth N. Pearce, Lewis E. Braverman, Rachel Sturley and Bijay Vaidya

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2018 11:9

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  29. There is little information regarding the natural course of hypoechoic thyroid lesions that are probable or possible thyroid lymphoma based on fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) results.

    Authors: Tomoe Nakao, Mitsushige Nishikawa, Mako Hisakado, Toshihiko Kasahara, Takumi Kudo, Eijun Nishihara, Mitsuru Ito, Shuji Fukata, Hirotoshi Nakamura, Mitsuyoshi Hirokawa and Akira Miyauchi

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2018 11:8

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  30. Evidence on the treatment of euthyroid infertile women and thyroid autoimmunity with thyroid hormone is scare, and therefore the recent study by Wang et al. is a welcome addition to it. Based on their results,...

    Authors: Kris Poppe, Flora Veltri and Candice Autin

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2018 11:7

    Content type: Commentary

    Published on:

  31. Gastric ulcers are mucosal discontinuities that may extend into the mucosa, submucosa or even deeper. They result from an imbalance between mucosal aggressors and protective mechanisms that include the mucus b...

    Authors: Jackline Namulema, Miriam Nansunga, Charles Drago Kato, Muhammudu Kalange and Samuel Babafemi Olaleye

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2018 11:6

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  32. The thyroid gland is resistant to microbial infection, because of its organ characteristics such as encapsulation, iodine content, and rich blood supply. Therefore, acute suppurative thyroiditis (AST), as a ba...

    Authors: Hazuki Otani, Masakazu Notsu, Sayo Koike, Miwa Morita, Masahiro Yamamoto, Mika Yamauchi, Takahumi Fuchiwaki, Ichiro Morikura, Noriaki Aoi, Hideyuki Kawauchi, Teruaki Iwabashi, Asuka Araki, Noriyoshi Ishikawa, Riruke Maruyama and Toshitsugu Sugimoto

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2018 11:4

    Content type: Case report

    Published on:

  33. We aimed to study the validity of six published ultrasound criteria for risk stratification of thyroid nodules in the former severely iodine deficient population of Austria.

    Authors: Christina Tugendsam, Veronika Petz, Wolfgang Buchinger, Brigitta Schmoll-Hauer, Iris Pia Schenk, Karin Rudolph, Michael Krebs and Georg Zettinig

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2018 11:3

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  34. Autoimmune thyroid disorders (AITD) broadly include Graves’ disease and Hashimoto’s thyroiditis which are the most common causes of thyroid gland dysfunctions. These disorders develop due to complex interactio...

    Authors: Marta Rydzewska, Michał Jaromin, Izabela Elżbieta Pasierowska, Karlina Stożek and Artur Bossowski

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2018 11:2

    Content type: Short report

    Published on:

  35. Whilst trials of combination levothyroxine/liothyronine therapy versus levothyroxine monotherapy for thyroid hormone replacement have not shown any superiority, there remains a small subset of patients who do ...

    Authors: Colin Dayan and Vijay Panicker

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2018 11:1

    Content type: Review

    Published on:

  36. Recurrent papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) beyond the first two decades of definitive treatment (i.e. total thyroidectomy and radioactive iodine ablation) is a rare occurrence.

    Authors: Yaw Amoako-Tuffour, M. Elise Graham, Martin Bullock, Matthew H. Rigby, Jonathan Trites, S. Mark Taylor and Robert D. Hart

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2017 10:8

    Content type: Case report

    Published on:

  37. Hyalinizing trabecular tumors (HTT) are rare follicular cell-derived tumors of the thyroid gland that are infrequently reported in otolaryngology literature. We present here an interesting case of HTT which pr...

    Authors: Dustin J. Jones, Christopher R. Kieliszak, Sanjay S. Patel and Christopher R. Selinsky

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2017 10:7

    Content type: Case report

    Published on:

  38. Medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) accounts for 1-2% of all thyroid cancers. The clinical course of metastatic disease can be indolent. Our aim was to characterize the natural history of disease to evaluate the...

    Authors: Georgia Geller, Janessa Laskin, Winson Y. Cheung and Cheryl Ho

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2017 10:6

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  39. Pregnancy and delivery markedly influence thyroid function. However, the comparative prevalence of gestational thyrotoxicosis (GT), new onset of Graves’ disease during pregnancy (GD during pregnancy), postpart...

    Authors: Akane Ide, Nobuyuki Amino, Takumi Kudo, Waka Yoshioka, Mako Hisakado, Eijun Nishihara, Mitsuru Ito, Shuji Fukata, Hirotoshi Nakamura and Akira Miyauchi

    Citation: Thyroid Research 2017 10:4

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

Annual Journal Metrics