Learn More
1. A decreased bone mass has been reported in patients with endogenous hyperthyroidism, but the effect on bone density and mineral metabolism of thyroxine administration in thyroidectomized patients is still controversial. To further contribute to this debate, we studied 25 women thyroidectomized for thyroid cancer on long-term treatment with(More)
AIM To investigate the effects of changing surgical practices on thyroid cancer incidence in the Veneto Region (North-Eastern Italy). METHODS Hospital discharge records of the period 2000-2010 were analyzed to detect trends in thyroid surgery rates by type of surgery and diagnosis. The association between surgery rates for benign and malignant diseases(More)
  • 1