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Endocrine System

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Diabetes: General Diabetes | Types of Diabetes | Diabetes Treatment & Management | Diabetic Problems

Other Endocrine Diseases: Adrenal Disorders | Hypoglycemia | Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia | Pancreatic Disorders | Parathyroid Disorders | Pituitary Disorders | Polyglandular Syndromes | Reproductive Gland Disorders | Thyroid Disorders

Other Topics: General Endocrine System | Anatomy | Diagnostic Procedures | Hormones | Surgery

Thyroid Disorders

(Jump to: General Information | Diagnostic Tests | Treatment | Surgery | Thyroid and Radiation | Thyroid Disease in Women

Specific Thyroid Disorders: Goiter | Graves' Disease | Hyperthyroidism | Hypothyroidism | Nodules | Thyroiditis )

General Information
Introduction to Thyroid Gland Disorders:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Thyroid Disease and Oral Health:Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Thyroid Disease in the Older Patient:American Thyroid Association
Thyroid and Weight:American Thyroid Association
Thyroid Diseases:MedlinePlus

Thyroid Diagnostic Tests
Thyroid Diseases – Tests:Lab Tests Online
Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy of the Thyroid:Radiological Society of North America
Thyroid Function Tests:American Thyroid Association
Thyroid Scan and Uptake: Radiological Society of North America

Treatment of Thyroid Disorders
Antithyroid Drugs:UpToDate Patient Information
Thyroid Hormone Treatment:American Thyroid Association
See also specific thyroid disorders.
Radioactive Iodine
Radioactive Iodine Thyroid Diseases:American Thyroid Association
Thyroid Surgery
Thyroid Surgery:American Thyroid Association

Thyroid Disease in Women
Thyroid Disease and Pregnancy:American Thyroid Association
Postpartum Thyroiditis:American Thyroid Association

Thyroid and Radiation
Nuclear Radiation and the Thyroid:American Thyroid Association
Childhood Head & Neck Irradiation:American Thyroid Association
Radioactive I-131 from Fallout:National Cancer Institute

Goiter (Enlarged Thyroid Gland)
Goiter:Mayo Clinic
Goiter:American Thyroid Association

Hyperthyroidism (Thyroid Hormone Excess)
General Information
Hyperthyroidism:American Thyroid Association
Hyperthyroidism:UpToDate Patient Information
Graves' Disease (Thyroid Eye Disease)
Graves' Disease:American Thyroid Association

Hypothyroidism (Thyroid Hormone Deficiency)
General Information
Hypothyroidism:American Thyroid Association
Hypothyroidism:UpToDate Patient Information
Congenital Hypothyroidism
Parents' Guide to Primary Congenital Hypothyroidism:California Dept of Health Services
Congenital Hypothyroidism:Genetics Home Reference, NLM

Thyroid Nodules
Thyroid Cancer, see Cancer, Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Nodules:American Thyroid Association
Thyroid Nodules:UpToDate Patient Information

Postpartum Thyroiditis:American Thyroid Association

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