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From Clinical Thyroidology: Inorganic Iodide for the Treatment of Graves’ Hyperthyroidism in Early Pregnancy – Use of methimazole (MMI) in pregnancy has been associated with an embryopathy and current guidelines, therefore, recommend substituting PTU for MMI during the period of organogenesis in the first trimester.
The Impact of Noninvasive Follicular Variant of Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma on Rates of Malignancy for Fine-Needle Aspiration Diagnostic Categories Kyle C. Strickland, Brooke E. Howitt, Ellen Marqusee, Erik K. Alexander, Edmund S. Cibas, Jeffrey F. Krane, and Justine A. Barletta Thyroid. September 2015, 25(9): 987-992.
From Clinical Thyroidology for the Public: THYROID CANCER Radioactive iodine doses exceeding 100 mCi increase the risk for developing leukemia
The Washington Post – by Emily Mullin, September 7, 2015 Robert Smallridge, deputy director of the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center in Jacksonville, Fla., says patients often come to him very worried even though they’ve been told that thyroid cancer is the “good” cancer. This dichotomy often makes them feel that they’re not entitled to complain or even feel bad. “They’re…