The thyroid exam is important as it’s often the first step towards diagnosing thyroid diseases such as Grave’s disease^ Hashimoto’s thyroiditis and multinodular goiters. Both inspection and palpation are important aspects of the thyroid exam.
Excellent teaching resource including videos produced by the Stanford Medicine 25 team led by Dr. Abraham Vergese.
The Stanford Medicine 25 team is the core group of physicians^ faculty and students led by Dr. Abraham Verghese. Each member plays various roles with the Stanford Medicine 25 team and our Program for Bedside Medicine.
Publication Date: 2014-3-16
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