Questionnaire on management of nodular thyroid disease (Annual Meeting of the Thyroid Section of the German Society of Endocrinology 2003).

@article{Fuehrer2005QuestionnaireOM,
  title={Questionnaire on management of nodular thyroid disease (Annual Meeting of the Thyroid Section of the German Society of Endocrinology 2003).},
  author={D. J. Fuehrer and Carolin M{\"u}gge and R. Paschke},
  journal={Experimental and clinical endocrinology & diabetes : official journal, German Society of Endocrinology [and] German Diabetes Association},
  year={2005},
  volume={113 3},
  pages={152-9}
}
Nodular thyroid disease is highly prevalent in iodine deficient areas. In Germany it affects approximately 30 % of the adult population. Differential diagnosis of thyroid nodules is directed at exclusion of rare thyroid malignancy and assessment of the nodules' functional characteristics in order to determine the best treatment approach. In 2003 the annual meeting of the Sektion Schilddrüse, a thyroid specialist group of the German Society of Endocrinology addressed the topic of "management of… CONTINUE READING