Statement and Recommendations on Interventional Ultrasound as a Thyroid Diagnostic and Treatment Procedure

Christoph F. Dietrich, Thomas Müller, Jörg Bojunga, Yi Dong, Giovanni Mauri, Maija Radzina, Manjiri Dighe, Xin Wu Cui, Frank Grünwald, Andreas Schuler, Andre Ignee, Huedayi Korkusuz

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Abstract

The recently published guidelines of the European Federation of Societies for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology (EFSUMB) on interventional ultrasound (INVUS)-guided procedures summarize the intended interdisciplinary and multiprofessional approach. Herewith, we report on recommendations for interventional procedures for diagnosis and treatment of the thyroid gland.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)14-36
Number of pages23
JournalUltrasound in Medicine and Biology
Volume44
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2018

Keywords

  • Abscess
  • Carcinoma
  • Drainage
  • Guideline
  • Metastases
  • Percutaneous ablation
  • Safety
  • Thermal ablation
  • Ultrasound guidance

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology
  • Biophysics
  • Acoustics and Ultrasonics

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