Thyroid minimally-invasive ultrasound-assisted radiofrequency ablation (RFA) may be performed under local anesthesia in ambulatory setting or under general sedation in operating room setting. Which is the most convenient approach remains controversial.
Thyroid Nodule Therapies
TNT association is an international medical organization focused on improvement and the worldwide dissemination of thyroid ultrasound-guided thermal ablative techniques to treat thyroid nodules in a minimally invasive way.
Minimally invasive, ultrasound (US)-guided thyroid treatment modalities are effective and safe alternatives to surgery in patients with benign thyroid cysts, solid non-functioning benign thyroid nodules, and in solid hyper-functioning nodules. In addition, they may also have a role in the management of primary micro-papillary tumors or recurrent thyroid cancers.
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1st International Thyroid Nodule Therapies Meeting
1st TNT Meeting, Reggio Emilia, Italy, 15-16 November 2019 has been a real astonishing event!
About 180 participants from all around the word, everybody in Reggio Emilia to know something more about thyroid interventional procedure.
All lectures have been professionally recorded, and they are completely available for TNT Members!