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Fact sheet: Understanding thyroid gland tests

The thyroid gland is a vitally important hormonal gland, which mainly works for body’s metabolism. It is located in the front part of the neck below the voice box and is butterfly-shaped. The functions of the thyroid gland include the production of the thyroid hormones triiodothyronine (T3) and tetraiodothyronine, also called thyroxine (T4).

Informed Health Online [Internet] - Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care (IQWiG).

Version: July 6, 2011

Thyroid Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Patient Version

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of thyroid cancer.

PDQ Cancer Information Summaries [Internet] - National Cancer Institute (US).

Version: June 10, 2014

Unusual Cancers of Childhood (PDQ®): Patient Version

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of unusual cancers of childhood such as cancers of the head and neck, chest, abdomen, reproductive system, skin, and others.

PDQ Cancer Information Summaries [Internet] - National Cancer Institute (US).

Version: July 18, 2014

Metastatic Squamous Neck Cancer with Occult Primary Treatment (PDQ®): Patient Version

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of metastatic squamous neck cancer with occult primary.

PDQ Cancer Information Summaries [Internet] - National Cancer Institute (US).

Version: July 3, 2014

Neuroblastoma Treatment (PDQ®): Patient Version

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood neuroblastoma.

PDQ Cancer Information Summaries [Internet] - National Cancer Institute (US).

Version: June 5, 2014

Paranasal Sinus and Nasal Cavity Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Patient Version

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of paranasal sinus and nasal cavity cancer.

PDQ Cancer Information Summaries [Internet] - National Cancer Institute (US).

Version: December 26, 2013

Childhood Hodgkin Lymphoma Treatment (PDQ®): Patient Version

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of childhood Hodgkin lymphoma.

PDQ Cancer Information Summaries [Internet] - National Cancer Institute (US).

Version: June 11, 2014

Malignant Mesothelioma Treatment (PDQ®): Patient Version

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of malignant mesothelioma

PDQ Cancer Information Summaries [Internet] - National Cancer Institute (US).

Version: December 12, 2013

Medical Encyclopedia

  • Fine needle aspiration of the thyroid
    Fine needle aspiration of the thyroid gland is a procedure to remove thyroid cells for examination. The thyroid gland is a butterfly-shaped gland located inside the front of the lower neck.
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