[A retrospective study of a patient population with benign thyroid pathology undergoing a partial thyroidectomy intervention].

@article{Sampaolo1993ARS,
  title={[A retrospective study of a patient population with benign thyroid pathology undergoing a partial thyroidectomy intervention].},
  author={Giovanni Sampaolo and Nando Campanella and Osvaldo Zingaretti and A Paliaga and Pierpaolo Morosini},
  journal={Recenti progressi in medicina},
  year={1993},
  volume={84 12},
  pages={
          820-7
        }
}
1,196 consecutive cases were analyzed. The results show that familiarity is a major risk factor on goitre insurgence; minor risk factor is pregnancy. The most frequent thyroid disease in pregnancy is the lymphocytic chronic thyroiditis; if the women have familiarity for thyroid disease the probability to display a thyroid disease in pregnancy is most augmented. Thyroid scintigraphy shows its elevated sensitivity: only in someone thyroid adenomas a difference occurs between scintigraphic imaging… CONTINUE READING