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    Thyroid and Parathyroid Conditions

    #514 Edition | March 2022

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    Thyroid Nodules, Cysts, and Malignancies
    Parathyroid Conditions

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    In This Edition

    • Determine the appropriate tests to diagnose hyperthyroidism and to determine the etiology.
    • Counsel patients on the risks and benefits of hyperthyroidism management.
    • Determine when to evaluate a patient for hypothyroidism.
    • Prescribe the appropriate initial levothyroxine dose for patients with subclinical hypothyroidism, overt hypothyroidism, or myxedema coma.
    • Create a follow-up plan for thyroid nodules based on laboratory and imaging findings.
    • Determine the risk of thyroid cancer using the Bethesda System for Reporting Thyroid Cytopathology (BSRTC) from fine-needle aspiration.
    • Prescribe pharmacotherapy to manage hypoparathyroidism.
    • Determine the type of hyperparathyroidism using medical history and laboratory test results.

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    March 2022

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