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Thyroid cancer spread to Lymph Nodes
 
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What is metastasis? Where do tumor cells travel? The spread of thyroid cancer depends on the type of thyroid cancer you have. Watch this video to learn about the different types.
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Thyroid Hormone Withdrawal Versus Thyrogen Stimulation as Preparation For RAI
 
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For RAI treatment to be effective, your thyroid needs to be able to accumulate enough of the radioactive iodine to undergo a scan or radioactive iodine therapy. Watch this video to learn more about how to prepare for radioactive iodine therapy or a scan.
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Radioactive Iodine and Pregnancy
 
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Watch this video if you are pregnant or nursing and have been diagnosed with thyroid cancer. Details on radioactive iodine therapy and protective your baby will be discussed in detail.
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Medullary Thyroid Cancer an overview
 
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Medullary Thyroid Cancer is the third most common type of thyroid cancer. Watch this video to find out more facts about medullary thyroid cancer and the treatment options available too this diagnosis.
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Informed consent of Hemithyroidectomy
 
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A hemithyroidectomy (also known as a thyroid lobectomy) is the removal of one half of the thyroid gland. There are two reasons to undergo this surgery. Watch this video to find out why this procedure is being recommended to you.
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Hypocalcemia
 
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If you just had thyroid surgery or are about to undergo thyroid surgery, low blood calcium (also known as hypocalcemia), is very common. This video explains what medicines to take if you have hypocalcemia and why hypocalcemia occurs. Click the video to get more details!
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Diagnostic Whole Body Imaging and Assessment of Response to Therapy
 
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What is RAI (radioactive iodine) treatment? It can kill remaining thyroid cancer or be used as a diagnostic tool depending on the dose. Are you a candidate for this treatment? Click on this video to find out if you are a candidate for this treatment and to learn more about response to therapy.
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Role of Thyroid stimulating Hormone suppression
 
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What is a hormone? What does the thyroid stimulating hormone do? Where is the thyroid stimulating hormone made? Answer your questions by watching this short video!
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Precautions Following RAI Treatment
 
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The American Thyroid Association has developed precautions related to radiation safety after radioactive iodine treatment. Watch this video to learn about the procedure of radioactive iodine treatment and the precautions throughout and following the treatment.
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Informed Consent for Revision Lymph Node Surgery
 
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Your doctor wants you to undergo another surgery to remove your lymph nodes. The lymph nodes that will be removed are in a compartment of your neck where you previously had surgery. Watch this video to find out the location of the lymph nodes your doctor plans to remove. If you have questions on the procedure to remove the lymph nodes, then check out our video on “Lateral Compartment Lymph Node Surgery”.
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Radioactive Iodine Therapy Immediately After Thyroid Surgery (Remnant-Ablation)
 
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This video explains the “general rule of thumb” to undergo radioactive iodine therapy. What is this treatment? Do the risks outweigh the benefits? Watch this video to get your questions answered.
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Iodine Deficient Diet preparing for Radioactive iodine therapy
 
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Are you about to have radioactive iodine therapy? If so, there is a special diet to follow. This video points out the different types of iodine and how it effect the radioactive iodine therapy. Watch this video for more details and suggestions on how to follow an a low iodine diet.
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Role of External Beam Radiotherapy
 
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What is external beam radiation therapy and when is this a viable treatment? Radiation therapy uses high energy radiation to shrink tumors and to destroy cancer cells. Watch this video to find out about this type of radiotherapy and when or not it is an option to treat your cancer.
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Informed Consent for Thyroidectomy
 
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Do you need to undergo a thyroidectomy? Or have you had a partial thyroidectomy and now need to undergo a completion thyroidectomy? If you fall into one of these two categories, then watch this video to find out more details about what a thyroidectomy is, why this procedure is recommended, and what to expect.
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Anatomy and Physiology of the Thyroid Gland
 
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What is the thyroid gland? Where exactly is the thyroid gland located? What is hypothyroidism? Click here to become an expert on the thyroid gland.
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Thyroid hormone replacement therapy T3 and T4 hormones
 
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This video touches upon the types of thyroid hormones, like T3 and T4. Are you a patient wondering which hormone you should take? To learn more, watch this video now!
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Staging of Thyroid Cancer
 
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Cancer staging is used by physicians to classify the extent of each patient’s cancer. There are four stages indicating the increasing progression of cancer. The staging procedure is useful because it will recommend the best treatment options. Watch the video to gain a more in depth understanding of thyroid cancer.
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Surveillance strategies in thyroid cancer follow up
 
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Monitoring a patient is crucial after thyroid surgery. Sensitive tools are used to provide the best care for the patient. Thyroid can easily be detected at low levels with scans or blood tests. Watch the video to get more in depth with monitoring your thyroid cancer.
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Informed Consent for Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
 
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Do you need a fine needle aspiration (FNA) biopsy? This video explains the procedure and the cell analysis to see if the cells in the nodule or nodes are cancerous or not. Click the video to get more details!
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First Degree Relatives and Thyroid Cancer what the patient and family should know
 
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Have you been diagnosed with Thyroid Cancer or do you have a family member who has thyroid cancer? Watch this video to find out what you need to know about genetics and thyroid cancer.
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Informed Consent for Lateral and Central Compartment lymph node removal
 
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After finding out you need to remove your lymph nodes, this video helps to define the surgery and the potential risks and benefits related to the surgery. What is the lateral and central compartment of the neck? Watch the video to find out more.
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Informed Consent for Radioactive Iodine Therapy
 
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Radioactive iodine therapy eliminates persistent thyroid cancer and prevents recurrent cancer in the future. Watch this video to find out more about radioactive iodine therapy and what to expect if this treatment has been recommended to you.
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Response to therapy and restratification of patients with differentiated thyroid cancer
 
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After your surgery, your physician will reevaluate your cancer stage. Physicians use the American Join Commission on Cancer (AJCC) staging system. Watch this video to learn all the vital factors taken into account when your cancer is staged.
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Introduction to the Clinical Decision Making Modules
 
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Preview of educational video entitled "Introduction to the Clinical Decision Making Modules" on thyroidccc.org
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Informed Consent for TCCC
 
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The TCC stands for the Thyroid Care Collaborative. The TCC is affiliated with the THANC (Thyroid, Head, and Neck Cancer) Foundation. The TCC is an online database which houses patients’ secure thyroid cancer treatment records. The TCC is very convenient and leaves you burden and stress free with sharing your up-to-date records with only your physicians. It is also a valuable research tool and patient education resource. Learn more about becoming a member.
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Clinical Trials in Thyroid Cancer Management
 
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Do you need to manage your thyroid cancer, and find out if a clinical trial is right for you? There are many crucial factors that will impact your treatment and eligibility for a clinical trial. Watch this short video to get your questions answered!
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