ABSITE Endocrine

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ABSITE Endocrine
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2014-01-12 01:20:45
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  1. Treatment of a 3 cm follicular thyroid carcinoma with palpable cervical nodes?
    Total thyroidectomy with modified radical neck dissection.
  2. Most common cause of elevated 24hr urine cortisol?
    Pituitary adenoma
  3. Initial treatment of a 2 month old boy found to have mutation of RET protooncogene?
    Total thyroidectomy and CLN dissection
  4. Initial surgical tx of patient with MEN 2A with elevated metanephrines, thyroid nodule, and hypercalcemia and adrenal mass?
    Adrenalectomy (thing that will kill you quickest)
  5. blood supply of parathyroids
    inferior thyroid artery
  6. Treatment of symptomatic hyperthyroidism in 28wk pregnant female?
    thyroidectomy
  7. 5 prognostic factors in thyroid cancer?
    • Age
    • grade
    • Extent of disease
    • Size
    • Sex
  8. Tx of FNA of 1cm right thyroid mass wiht hurthle cells?
    Right lobectomy
  9. Most important factor prior to having a I131 scan?
    hypothyroid
  10. Treatment of lacerated recurrent laryngeal nerve noticed during thyroidectomy?
    Immediate repair

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