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Disorders of the Thyroid Gland 

Disorders of the Thyroid Gland
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Disorders of the Thyroid Gland
Author(s):

Marius N. Stan

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199948949.003.0027
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date: 24 February 2020

This chapter has five goals: review tests to assess thyroid function; summarize the evaluation, causes, and management of hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism; recognize thyroid-related medical emergencies and review their management; explain the evaluation of thyroid nodules; and describe thyroid malignancies.

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