TY - CHAP A1 - Dana Stoian A2 - Timar Bogdan A3 - Marius Craina A4 - Mihaela Craciunescu A5 - Romulus Timar A6 - Adalbert Schiller ED1 - Hojjat Ahmadzadehfar Y1 - 2016-09-07 PY - 2016 T1 - Elastography: A New Ultrasound Technique in Nodular Thyroid Pathology N2 - Thyroid cancer is the eighth most common type of cancer and is most frequently diagnosed among people aged 45-54. Nearly three out of four cases are found in women, while about 2% of thyroid cancers occur in children and teenagers. This book is for medical doctors with experience in the field of thyroid cancer. It comprises different subjects, especially the advances in the diagnosis of thyroid cancer with PET imaging and elastography, as well as the new therapeutic approaches with tyrosine kinase inhibitors. BT - Thyroid Cancer SP - Ch. 4 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/64374 DO - 10.5772/64374 SN - 978-953-51-2589-1 PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2022-01-22 ER -