Jasim and colleagues discuss the significance of thyroglossal duct cysts in thyroid cancer imaging 

On September 6, Sina Jasim, MD and collaborators from the Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology at Washington University had their work titled “Papillary Thyroid Cancer in Thyroglossal Duct Cysts: A Pictorial Review and Case Series” published by Ultrasound Quarterly.  Although the most common congenital neck mass is a thyroglossal duct cyst, “the incidence of malignancy within a thyroglossal […]

Genere reviews study on patient understanding in thyroid cancer care 

On December 29, Natalia Genere, MD and Maria Papaleontiou, MD were invited by JAMA Network to share commentary on a recent study by Silver Karcioglu, published in “JAMA Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery.” The review was titled “Setting the Tone—Pretreatment Understanding Is Associated With Treatment-Related Expectations Among Thyroid Cancer Survivors.”  The study reported the findings of […]

Jasim publishes paper on mutational testing in thyroid cancer

On March 11, Sina Jasim, MD, MPH and co-authors had their paper titled “American Head and Neck Society Endocrine Surgery Section and International Thyroid Oncology Group consensus statement on mutational testing in thyroid cancer: Defining advanced thyroid cancer and its targeted treatment,” published in “Head & Neck.”  There is a clear increase in the development […]

Genere publishes review linking lenvatinib and primary adrenal insufficiency

Natalia Genere, MD

On March 10, Natalia Genere, MD had their review titled “Possible Association between Lenvatinib Use and Primary Adrenal Insufficiency: Additional Studies Very Much Needed,” published in “Clinical Thyroidology.”  The review takes a look at a study showing how adverse events partnered with lenvatinib may lead to primary adrenal insufficiency. “Lenvatinib is a multitarget tyrosine kinase inhibitor approved for […]

Jasim publishes case report on thyroid cancer recurrence mimic

On February 11, Sina Jasim, MD, MPH and co-authors had their case report titled “Suture Granuloma and Surgical Clips as a Mimic of Thyroid Cancer Recurrence,” published in “AACE Clinal Case Reports.”  The case presentation describes a 59-year-old White male with multifocal papillary thyroid cancer, a status post of total thyroidectomy and radioactive iodine treatment. […]

Genere publishes review in Clinical Thyroidology

Natalia Genere, MD

On January 4, Natalia Genere, MD had their review titled “Pressing ‘Pause’ on the Diagnostic Cascade of Incidental Thyroid Nodules in Those with Intercurrent Nonthyroid Cancers,” published in “Clinical Thyroidology.”  The review was meant to further answer the common question of what should be done with incidental thyroid nodules found on FDG-PET scans through reviewing a recent […]