Posted By: NYMT on 2006-02-21
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it's PACU, like MICU, or SICU....nm
Subject: it's PACU, like MICU, or SICU....nm
Yes, it's Wake Forest. And she is saying "the SICU." Should have known that!
Subject: Yes, it's Wake Forest. And she is saying "the SICU." Should have known that!
Subject: thyroid ?
Could he be saying "enlargement" or "nodules". I would thing "enlargement" would be the most logical of the two.
does this have to do with thyroid?
Subject: does this have to do with thyroid?
Yes it is the thyroid. Thank you so much! -nm-
Subject: Yes it is the thyroid. Thank you so much! -nm-
T3, T4 and TSH are thyroid studies. sm
Don't know about the cytes part you are hearing.
Subject: thyroid mass
Under medical history the doctor says, pretty clearly, "stick left thyroid mass"
I cannot verify this term. Any help appreciated. thank you
Subject: Possibly Thyroid
It's 20 mg. The patient also has orthostatic edema, acute on chronic renal insufficiency and hypokalemia.
I have this at last once a week and it is always thyroid. I have never
Subject: I have this at last once a week and it is always thyroid. I have never
had it with a cardiac origin.
Cytomel - thyroid- nm
Subject: Cytomel - thyroid- nm
? thyroid panel. (n/m)
Subject: ? thyroid panel. (n/m)
Subject: thyroid nodule
thyroid lumpectomy is scheduled
thyroid retractor sm
Subject: thyroid retractor sm
Doc is saying Mahoney thyroid retractor. I cannot locate this after searching through numerous books. I do find Mahorner thyroid retractor. Anyone heard of Mahoney? TIA.
Subject: thyroid question
- Hypothyroidism-clinically s/l youth thyroid. Could this be.....cannot find it in my books!!!!
when doc dictates L-thyroid sm
Subject: when doc dictates L-thyroid sm
Does he mean levothyroxine or Levothroid?
Can someone help with thyroid medication.
Subject: Can someone help with thyroid medication.
Dictates patient is hyperthyroid and is on s/l levothyroid 0.125/day.
Yes, it is thyroid surgery, Thanks!
Subject: Yes, it is thyroid surgery, Thanks!
Subject: thyroid question
There is a past history of hyperthyroidism but TSH on 03/11/2008 was 0.86, indicating a ?? thyroid state. S/l "new" thyroid state. Thanks for the help!
Thyroid ultrasound help!
Subject: Thyroid ultrasound help!
A second s/l interbrachiable/interpranchable nodule measuring 1.5 cm * 0.9 * 1.4 cm is present overlying the lower pole of the right lobe.
Doc also talks about interpranchable mass measuring 3.1 cm * 3.5 * 2.2 is seen overlying the midbody of the right lobe.
This is an ultrasound of thyroid gland..Any help??
Subject: thyroid lobectomy
they can remove just 1 lobe to relieve a goiter
thyroid enlargement? nm
Subject: thyroid enlargement? nm
could it be "Levoxyl" (thyroid) ??
Subject: could it be "Levoxyl" (thyroid) ??
ESL doc. HEENT: No thyroid jaundice.
Subject: ESL doc. HEENT: No thyroid jaundice.
Has anybody ever heard this phrase or might be able to take a guess at what he could be saying?
photopenic? thyroid nodule
Subject: photopenic? thyroid nodule
s/l "photopenic" right solitary nodule of the thyroid.
Can't find this term. Help would be appreciated. Thanks.
lady with thyroid goiter
Subject: lady with thyroid goiter
she denies any sl-B symptoms. (bee symptoms)
I have had "thick thyroid mass" - nm
Subject: I have had "thick thyroid mass" - nm
You're welcome. I have a thyroid problem myself, --sm
Subject: You're welcome. I have a thyroid problem myself, --sm
so I hear this alot. glad to help.
Thyroid Study Question
Subject: Thyroid Study Question
The pathology report shows that over the 3.5-cm left thyroid nodule, there was note of numerous fistula sites, and rare bland thyroid follicle cells and colloid material.
Not sure if he is actually saying "numerous fistula sites" but that is certainly what it sounds like. Any suggestions?
question about thyroid cancer
Subject: question about thyroid cancer
If the FNA shows thyroid cancer then a left thyroid lobectomy and a ?ectomy would need to be performed. I think he is saying isthmusectomy but I am not sure. Any suggestions?
Cystimidi scan for thyroid?
Evidently this is a nuclear medicine scan for a parathyroid?
The thyroid problem, & ? of mediastinum
Subject: The thyroid problem, & ? of mediastinum
At times a thyroid problem can invade the mediastinum. "Intramediastinal" could be used in a hypothetical discussion of this possibility. (???)
isn't sestamibi the scan for thyroid???
Subject: isn't sestamibi the scan for thyroid???
Your question said thyroid, not parathyroid nm
Subject: Your question said thyroid, not parathyroid nm
Here is list of some thyroid drugs. sm
Subject: Here is list of some thyroid drugs. sm
Generic Thyroid Drug Names
Levothyroxine /L-thyroxine | Liothyronine | Liotrix | Methimazole | Propylthiouracil / PTU | Natural Thyroid | Thyrotropin alfa
There is a Liothyronine for thyroid disease.
Subject: There is a Liothyronine for thyroid disease.
abnormal thyroid testing
Subject: abnormal thyroid testing
The patient's TSH and s/l TPL antibodies were normal with a mild decrease in her Free T4 level.
Thyroid problems can cause thinning
Subject: Thyroid problems can cause thinning
and breakage of the hair.
Mahorner thyroid retractor - is it is a
Subject: Mahorner thyroid retractor - is it is a
s/l thyroidiculitis or thyroid iculitis
Subject: s/l thyroidiculitis or thyroid iculitis
Thyroid is ***normal anemic** ?? help please
Subject: Thyroid is ***normal anemic** ?? help please
Sounds okay. Means what it says, her thyroid med. nm
Subject: Sounds okay. Means what it says, her thyroid med. nm
last CBC, her leukocytes?? i know nothing to do with thyroid panel but a possibility. nm
When you have a thyroidectomy, guess what happens to your thyroid hormones
Subject: When you have a thyroidectomy, guess what happens to your thyroid hormones
thyroid palpable without GLARE or nodules
Subject: thyroid palpable without GLARE or nodules
Physical examination part of note. Under thyroid she says Palpable without GLARE or nodules. Any help?
rare blend thyroid cells?nm
Subject: rare blend thyroid cells?nm
ENT, thyroid surgery, s/l Killian-Jamison
Subject: ENT, thyroid surgery, s/l Killian-Jamison
...identified the recurrent laryngeal nerve. It was dissected off with its vascular supply intact. Then the recurrent nerve was traced up superiorly to where it entered into the larynx of the "Killian-Jamison" area.
Levoxyl(thyroid) or Lanoxin (heart) nm
Subject: Levoxyl(thyroid) or Lanoxin (heart) nm
s/l jell-my type tissue around the thyroid (sm)
Subject: s/l jell-my type tissue around the thyroid (sm)
The doc is dictating a left thyroid lobectomy. Twice he says "elevation of s/l gelmy type tissue." Phonetically, that's jell-my type tissue. Any ideas? Thanks!
sestamibi is for heart, iodine for thyroid nm
Subject: sestamibi is for heart, iodine for thyroid nm
could you be hearing Levoxyl® (thyroid problems)?? nm
Subject: could you be hearing Levoxyl® (thyroid problems)?? nm
could it be thyroxine, a synthetic thyroid hormone?
Subject: could it be thyroxine, a synthetic thyroid hormone?