New Articles of Interest in Endocrine Surgery

June 13, 2018

  1. New Insights in Cushing Disease Treatment With Focus on a Derivative of Vitamin A.
    Fuertes M, Tkatch J, Rosmino J, Nieto L, Guitelman MA, Arzt E.
    Front Endocrinol (Lausanne). 2018 May 24;9:262. doi: 10.3389/fendo.2018.00262. eCollection 2018. Review.
  2. Highly specific preoperative selection of solitary parathyroid adenoma cases in primary hyperparathyroidism by quantitative image analysis of the early-phase Technetium-99m sestamibi scan.
    Kim D, Rhodes JA, Hashim JA, Rickabaugh L, Brams DM, Pinkus E, Dou Y.
    J Med Imaging Radiat Oncol. 2018 Jun 7. doi: 10.1111/1754-9485.12753. [Epub ahead of print]
  3. Surviving ectopic Cushing's syndrome: Quality of life, cardiovascular and metabolic outcomes in comparison to Cushing's disease during long-term follow-up.
    Osswald A, Deutschbein T, Berr CM, Plomer E, Mickisch A, Ritzel K, Schopohl J, Beuschlein F, Fassnacht M, Hahner S, Reincke M.
    Eur J Endocrinol. 2018 Jun 6. pii: EJE-18-0212. doi: 10.1530/EJE-18-0212. [Epub ahead of print]
  4. Adrenal Crises in Children: Perspectives and Research Directions.
    Rushworth RL, Torpy DJ, Stratakis CA, Falhammar H.
    Horm Res Paediatr. 2018 Jun 6:1-11. doi: 10.1159/000481660. [Epub ahead of print]
  5. A rural perspective on minimally invasive parathyroidectomy: optimal preoperative imaging and patient outcomes.
    Binks M, Burrows D, Littlejohn D.
    ANZ J Surg. 2018 Jun 5. doi: 10.1111/ans.14374. [Epub ahead of print]
  6. A case-control study of exposure to organophosphate flame retardants and risk of thyroid cancer in women.
    Deziel NC, Yi H, Stapleton HM, Huang H, Zhao N, Zhang Y.
    BMC Cancer. 2018 Jun 5;18(1):637. doi: 10.1186/s12885-018-4553-9.
  7. Histology-proven recurrence in the lateral or central neck after systematic neck dissection for medullary thyroid cancer.
    Machens A, Lorenz K, Dralle H.
    Endocrine. 2018 Jun 5. doi: 10.1007/s12020-018-1625-1. [Epub ahead of print]
  8. Current Knowledge on Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals (EDCs) from Animal Biology to Humans, from Pregnancy to Adulthood: Highlights from a National Italian Meeting.
    Street ME, Angelini S, Bernasconi S, Burgio E, Cassio A, Catellani C, Cirillo F, Deodati A, Fabbrizi E, Fanos V, Gargano G, Grossi E, Iughetti L, Lazzeroni P, Mantovani A, Migliore L, Palanza P, Panzica G, Papini AM, Parmigiani S, Predieri B, Sartori C, Tridenti G, Amarri S.
    Int J Mol Sci. 2018 Jun 2;19(6). pii: E1647. doi: 10.3390/ijms19061647. Review.
  9. TERT promoter mutational screening as a tool to predict malignant behaviour in follicular thyroid tumours-three examples from the clinical routine.
    Hysek M, Paulsson JO, Wang N, Jatta K, Lindh C, Fuentes-Martinez N, Shabo I, Zedenius J, Juhlin CC.
    Virchows Arch. 2018 Jun 2. doi: 10.1007/s00428-018-2386-1. [Epub ahead of print]
  10. Natural History of Contralateral Nodules After Lobectomy in Patients With Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma.
    Ritter A, Bachar G, Hirsch D, Benbassat C, Katz O, Kochen N, Diker-Cohen T, Akirov A, Shimon I, Robenshtok E.
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2018 Feb 1;103(2):407-414. doi: 10.1210/jc.2017-01616.

June 6, 2018

  1. Is serum TSH a biomarker of thyroid carcinoma in patients residing in a mildly iodine-deficient area?
    Swan KZ, Nielsen VE, Godballe C, Thrane JF, Mortensen MR, Schytte S, Pedersen HB, Christiansen P, Bonnema SJ. Endocrine. 2018 May 31. doi: 10.1007/s12020-018-1637-x. [Epub ahead of print]
  2. Effectiveness of medical treatment for Cushing's syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Broersen LHA, Jha M, Biermasz NR, Pereira AM, Dekkers OM.
    Pituitary. 2018 May 31. doi: 10.1007/s11102-018-0897-z. [Epub ahead of print]
  3. Comparing the safety of harmonic ACE and ACE+ around the recurrent laryngeal nerve in swine models.
    Kim HK, Chai YJ, Lee HY, Kim HY, Dionigi G.
    Ann Surg Treat Res. 2018 Jun;94(6):285-290. doi: 10.4174/astr.2018.94.6.285. Epub 2018 May 29.
  4. The Outcome of Papillary Thyroid Cancer Associated with Graves' Disease: A Case Control Study.
    Menon R, Nair CG, Babu M, Jacob P, Krishna GP.
    J Thyroid Res. 2018 May 8;2018:8253094. doi: 10.1155/2018/8253094. eCollection 2018.
  5. Molecular evaluation of a sporadic paraganglioma with concurrent IDH1 and ATRX mutations.
    Zhang J, Jiang J, Luo Y, Li X, Lu Z, Liu Y, Huang J, Hou Y, Pang Y, Sun MYF, Wang TS, Evans DB, Pacak K, Zhuang Z, Gao X. Endocrine. 2018 May 30. doi: 10.1007/s12020-018-1617-1. [Epub ahead of print]
  6. Diabetes after pancreaticoduodenectomy: can we predict it?
    Singh AN, Pal S, Kilambi R, Madhusudhan KS, Dash NR, Tandon N, Sahni P.
    J Surg Res. 2018 Jul;227:211-219. doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2018.02.010. Epub 2018 Mar 20.
  7. Functional adrenal cortex preservation: A good reason for posterior retroperitoneal endoscopic approach.
    Vidal Ó, Delgado-Oliver E, Díaz Del Gobbo R, Hanzu F, Squarcia M, Martínez D, Fuster D, Fondevila C.
    Cir Esp. 2018 May 24. pii: S0009-739X(18)30137-4. doi: 10.1016/j.ciresp.2018.04.008. [Epub ahead of print] English, Spanish
  8. Decreasing Use of Radioactive Iodine for Low-Risk Thyroid Cancer in California, 1999 to 2015.
    Park KW, Wu JX, Du L, Leung AM, Yeh MW, Livhits MJ.
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2018 Mar 1;103(3):1095-1101. doi: 10.1210/jc.2017-02269.
  9. Typical carcinoid involving the main carina managed with arterial embolisation, endobronchial resection and ablation, ultimately followed by carinal resection.
    Tan MWY, Leong P, Antippa P, Jennings BR.
    BMJ Case Rep. 2017 Sep 28;2017. pii: bcr-2017-221800. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2017-221800.
  10. Surgery Significantly Improves Neurocognition, Sleep, and Blood Pressure in Primary Hyperparathyroidism: A 3-Year Prospective Follow-Up Study.
    Storvall S, Ryhänen EM, Heiskanen I, Sintonen H, Roine RP, Schalin-Jäntti C.
    Horm Metab Res. 2017 Oct;49(10):772-777. doi: 10.1055/s-0043-118347. Epub 2017 Sep 18.

June 1, 2018

  1. Transoral endoscopic thyroidectomy vestibular approach: a preliminary framework for assessment and safety.
    Russell J, Anuwong A, Dionigi G, Inabnet WB, Kim HY, Randolph GW, Richmon JD, Tufano RP.
    Thyroid. 2018 May 23. doi: 10.1089/thy.2017.0642. [Epub ahead of print]
  2. Prophylactic Central Compartment Neck Dissection in Papillary Thyroid Cancer and Effect on Locoregional Recurrence.
    Hughes DT, Rosen JE, Evans DB, Grubbs E, Wang TS, Solórzano CC
    Ann Surg Oncol. 2018 May 21. doi: 10.1245/s10434-018-6528-0. [Epub ahead of print]
  3. Genotypic characteristics and their association with phenotypic characteristics of hereditary medullary thyroid carcinoma in Korea.
    Jung KY, Kim SM, Kim MJ, Cho SW, Kim BW, Lee YS, Jeong JJ, Nam KH, Chung WY, Lee KE, Chung EJ, Kim HJ, Park DJ, Sung MW, Park CS, Cho BY, Park YJ, Chang HS.
    Surgery. 2018 May 17. pii: S0039-6060(18)30142-9. doi: 10.1016/j.surg.2018.03.018. [Epub ahead of print]
  4. Over-diagnosis of potential malignant behavior in MEN 2A-associated pheochromocytomas using the PASS and GAPP algorithms.
    Stenman A, Zedenius J, Juhlin CC.
    Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2018 May 19. doi: 10.1007/s00423-018-1679-9. [Epub ahead of print]
  5. Anaplastic thyroid cancer and hyperfractionated accelerated radiotherapy (HART) with and without surgery.
    Jacobsen AB, Grøholt KK, Lorntzsen B, Osnes TA, Falk RS, Sigstad E.
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2017 Dec;274(12):4203-4209. doi: 10.1007/s00405-017-4764-8. Epub 2017 Oct 10
  6. Disease Severity at Presentation in Patients with Disease-Related Mortality from Differentiated Thyroid Cancer: Implications for the 2015 ATA Guidelines.
    Robenshtok E, Nachalon Y, Benbassat C, Hirsch D, Shimon I, Grossman A, Diker-Cohen T, Akirov A, Popovtzer A.Eur J Thyroid. 2017 Sep;27(9):1171-1176. doi: 10.1089/thy.2017.0040.
  7. Thyrotropin Suppressive Therapy for Low-Risk Small Thyroid Cancer: A Propensity Score-Matched Cohort Study.
    Park S, Kim WG, Han M, Jeon MJ, Kwon H, Kim M, Sung TY, Kim TY, Kim WB, Hong SJ, Shong YK
    Thyroid. 2017 Sep;27(9):1164-1170. doi: 10.1089/thy.2017.0177. Epub 2017 Aug 8
  8. Sorafenib in Japanese Patients with Locally Advanced or Metastatic Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma and Anaplastic Thyroid Carcinoma.
    Ito Y, Onoda N, Ito KI, Sugitani I, Takahashi S, Yamaguchi I, Kabu K, Tsukada K.
    Thyroid. 2017 Sep;27(9):1142-1148. doi: 10.1089/thy.2016.0621. Epub 2017 Jul 24.
  9. Imaging of Parathyroid Glands in End Stage Renal Disease.
    Sharma J, Halkar R, Weber CJ.
    Semin Dial. 2017 Jul;30(4):369-372. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12608. Epub 2017 May 30. Review.
  10. Hyperkalemia in both surgically and medically treated patients with primary aldosteronism.
    Wada N, Shibayama Y, Umakoshi H, Ichijo T, Fujii Y, Kamemura K, Kai T, Sakamoto R, Ogo A, Matsuda Y, Fukuoka T, Tsuiki M, Suzuki T, Naruse M.
    J Hum Hypertens. 2017 Oct;31(10):627-632. doi: 10.1038/jhh.2017.38. Epub 2017 May 25.

May 24, 2018

  1. Risk Factors for Central Neck Lymph Node Metastases in Follicular Variant vs. Classic Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma.
    Raffaelli M, De Crea C, Sessa L, Fadda G, Lombardi CP, Bellantone R.
    Endocrine. 2018 May 16. doi: 10.1007/s12020-018-1607-3. [Epub ahead of print]
  2. Risk Factors Associated with Intrathyroid Extension of Thyroid Microcarcinomas.
    Slijepcevic N, Zivaljevic V, Diklic A, Jovanovic M, Oluic B, Paunovic I.
    Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2018 May 17. doi: 10.1007/s00423-018-1680-3. [Epub ahead of print]
  3. Surgical Outcomes Following Repeat Transsphenoidal Surgery for Nonfunctional Pituitary Adenomas: A Retrospective Comparative Study.
    Bakhsheshian J, Wheeler S, Strickland BA, Pham MH, Rennert RC, Carmichael J, Weiss M, Zada G.
    Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2018 May 15. doi: 10.1093/ons/opy078. [Epub ahead of print]
  4. Endoscopic vs. Microscopic Transsphenoidal Surgery for Cushing’s Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
    Broersen LHA, Biermasz NR, van Furth WR, de Vries F, Verstegen MJT, Dekkers OM, Pereira AM.
    Pituitary. 2018 May 16. doi: 10.1007/s11102-018-0893-3. [Epub ahead of print]
  5. C-Arm Compound Tomography- Assisted Venous Sampling Improved Right Adrenal Vein Cannulation and Sampling Quality in Primary Aldosteronism.
    Park CH, Hong N, Han K, Kang SW, Lee CR, Park S, Rhee Y.
    Endocrinol Metab (Seoul). 2018 May 4. [Epub ahead of print]
  6. Management of Endocrine Disease: Which Metabolic Procedure? Comparing Outcomes in Sleeve Gastrectomy and Roux-en Y Gastric Bypass.
    Billeter AT, de la Garza Herrera J, Scheurlen KM, Nickel F, Billmann F, Müller-Stich B.
    Eur J Endocrinol. 2018 May 15. pii: EJE-18-0009. doi: 10.1530/EJE-18-0009. [Epub ahead of print]
  7. Differential GIP/GLP-1 Intestinal Cell Distribution in Diabetics’ Yields Distinctive Rearrangements Depending on Roux-en-Y Biliopancreatic Limb Length.
    Palha AM, Pereira SS, Costa MM, Morais T, Maia AF, Guimarães M, Nora M, Monteiro MP.
    J Cell Biochem. 2018 May 15. doi: 10.1002/jcb.27062. [Epub ahead of print]
  8. Co-Existence of <i>BRAF<sup>V600E</sup</i> and <i>TERT</i> Promoter Mutations in Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma is Associated with Tumor Aggressiveness, but not with Lymph Node Metastasis.
    Ren H, Shen Y, Hu D, He W, Zhou J, Cao Y, Mao Y, Dou Y, Xiong W, Xiao Q, Zhang Y, Su X.
    Cancer Manag Res. 2018 May 3;10:1005-1013. doi: 10.2147/CMAR.S159583. eCollection 2018.
  9. Selective Parathyroid Venous Sampling in Primary Hyperparathyroidism: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
    Ibraheem K, Toraih EA, Haddad AB, Farag M, Randolph GW, Kandil E.
    Laryngoscope. 2018 May 14. doi: 10.1002/lary.27213. [Epub ahead of print] Review.
  10. Early Outcomes in Transoral Vestibular Thyroidectomy: Robotic Versus Endoscopic Techniques.
    Razavi CR, Khadem MGA, Fondong A, Clark JH, Richmon JD, Tufano RP, Russell JO.
    Head Neck. 2018 May 13. doi: 10.1002/hed.25323. [Epub ahead of print]


May 12, 2018

April 30, 2018

  1. Endocrine Surgery in the Geriatric Population. McIntire JB, McCammon S, Mong ER.  Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2018 Apr 23. pii: S0030-6665(18)30052-5. 
  2. American Thyroid Association Guidelines and Statements: Past, Present, and Future. Sawka AM, Carty SE, Haugen BR, Hennessey JV, Kopp PA, Pearce EN, Sosa JA, Tufano RP, Jonklaas J. Thyroid. 2018 Apr 26. doi: 10.1089/thy.2018.0070. [Epub ahead of print]
  3. Laparoscopic versus robotic adrenalectomy: a review of the national inpatient sample. Samreen S, Fluck M, Hunsinger M, Wild J, Shabahang M, Blansfield JA. J Robot Surg. 2018 Apr 25. doi: 10.1007/s11701-018-0808-3. 
  4. Patient Frailty Should Be Used to Individualize Treatment Decisions in Primary Hyperparathyroidism. Seib CD, Chomsky-Higgins K, Gosnell JE, Shen WT, Suh I, Duh QY, Finlayson E. World J Surg. 2018 Apr 25. doi: 10.1007/s00268-018-4629-3. 
  5. Predictive Factors of Secondary Normocalcemic Hyperparathyroidism after Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass. Casella C, Molfino S, Mittempergher F, Cappelli C, Portolani N. Int J Endocrinol. 2018 Mar 6;2018:5010287. doi: 10.1155/2018/5010287. eCollection 2018.
  6. Challenging pre-surgical localization of hyperfunctioning parathyroid glands in primary hyperparathyroidism: the added value of 18F-Fluorocholine PET/CT. Grimaldi S, Young J, Kamenicky P, Hartl D, Terroir M, Leboulleux S, Berdelou A, Hadoux J, Hescot S, Remy H, Baudin E, Schlumberger M, Deandreis D. Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging. 2018 Apr 22. doi: 10.1007/s00259-018-4018-z. [Epub ahead of print]
  7. Adrenocorticotropic Hormone Secreting Pheochromocytoma Underlying Glucocorticoid Induced Pheochromocytoma Crisis. Geva GA, Gross DJ, Mazeh H, Atlan K, Ben-Dov IZ, Fischer M. Case Rep Endocrinol. 2018 Feb 20;2018:3963274. doi: 10.1155/2018/3963274. eCollection 2018.
  8. Prognostic significance of gross extrathyroidal extension invading only strap muscles in differentiated thyroid carcinoma. Park SY, Kim HI, Kim JH, Kim JS, Oh YL, Kim SW, Chung JH, Jang HW, Kim TH. Br J Surg. 2018 Apr 17. doi: 10.1002/bjs.10830. [Epub ahead of print]
  9. Prophylactic thyroidectomy in children with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2. Prete FP, Abdel-Aziz T, Morkane C, Brain C, Kurzawinski TR; MEN2 in Children UK Collaborative Group. Br J Surg. 2018 Apr 17. doi: 10.1002/bjs.10856. [Epub ahead of print]
  10. Quality of life in thyroid cancer-assessment of physician perceptions. James BC, Aschebrook-Kilfoy B, White MG, Applewhite MK, Kaplan SP, Angelos P, Kaplan EL, Grogan RH. J Surg Res. 2018 Jun;226:94-99. doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2017.11.069. Epub 2018 Feb 15.