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Dr. John Landi
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Thyroid (Definition)

The thyroid is an endocrine gland that sits in the lower part of the neck. It produces thyroid hormone - which ...Read more


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What is diffusely inhomogeneous thyroid?

What is diffusely inhomogeneous thyroid?

Thyroid ultrasound: Homogeneous means the texture is all the same. Inhomogeneous means it is not all the same. But does the report mention nodules? A hashimoto's thyroid gland often does not have discrete "nodules" but is irregular throughout due to a low degree of inflammation and fibrosis. ...Read more

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What is diffuse inhomogeneous echotexture thyroid?

What is diffuse inhomogeneous echotexture thyroid?

Diffuse echotexture: This is a description of sonography can findings of the thyroid. It means there is a mix of lumps and cysts commonly seen with a degenerating multi nodular goiter. ...Read more

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What is the normal range for Hypo and Hyper Thyroidism?

What is the normal range for Hypo and Hyper Thyroidism?

For Simplification..: Thyroid Hormone and Function studies can get complicated depending on the background of the Discussants. The Labs also. For simplification: Hyper- Thyroidism is when the Thyroxine Level is High and the TSH is Low. - And Hypo- Thyroidism is when TSH is Higher than Normal ranges. Using Globalrph: Thyroxine (Free T4) Normal Range = 0.8-2.8ng/dL -TSH Normal Range = 0.5-4.7uU/ml ...Read more