Ultrasound Evaluation of the Thyroid

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Ultrasound Evaluation of the Thyroid

Topics:

  • Thyroid and parathyroid anatomy/physiology
  • Thyroid scan protocols
  • normal thyroid ultrasound characteristics
  • Ultrasound evaluation of thyroid pathology: Goiter, hyperplasia, Cyst, adenoma, and carcinoma
  • Hashimoto's disease
  • Graves' disease
  • Hyperparathyroidism

 

Objectives

Upon completion of this enduring material activity, you should be able to accomplish the following:

  1. Recognize the sonographic appearance of the normal thyroid gland
  2. Recognize the sonographic appearance of an abnormal parathyroid gland
  3. Identify the sternocleidomastoid muscle
  4. State the function of the thyroid gland
  5. Identify commonly seen thyroid pathology

 

Date of Original Release: 5/1/2015
This edition valid for credit through: 5/1/2018

Video Length: 00:43:00