Thyroid Eye Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment

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Jonathan J. Dutton, Barrett Haik
CRC Press, Aug 7, 2002 - Medical - 496 pages
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This reference details the anatomy and physiology of the thyroid gland, the environmental and genetic factors associated with Graves' disease, and the immunological mechanisms responsible for related systemic disorders and inflammations of the eye and adjacent tissue structures. Written by more than 60 esteemed international authorities, Thyroid Eye Disease is a useful source for ophthalmologists, endocrinologists, internists, pathologists, immunologists, cosmetic surgeons, biomedical researchers, otolaryngologists, biochemists, and graduate and medical school students in these disciplines.
 

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Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction
1
Chapter 2 The Eponymy of Exophthalmos Associated with Thyroid Disease
3
Chapter 3 Surgical Anatomy of the Thyroid Gland
9
Chapter 4 ThyroidStimulating Hormone Receptor
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Chapter 5 Laboratory Evaluation of Graves Disease
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Chapter 6 Basic Concepts of the Immune System
41
Chapter 7 Mechanisms of Immune SelfTolerance
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Chapter 8 Role of Inflammatory Mediators in Autoimmune Disease
65
Chapter 25 The Risk of Orbital Disease Following Radioactive Iodine Treatment
243
Chapter 26 Cigarette Smoking and Thyroid Eye Disease
251
Chapter 27 Orbital Anatomy and Graves Disease
261
Chapter 28 Histopathology of Graves Orbital Disease
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Chapter 29 Clinical Manifestations of Graves Ophthalmopathy
285
Chapter 30 Orbital Imaging in Thyroid Eye Disease
301
Chapter 31 Diagnostic Ultrasound in Graves Orbital Disease
309
Chapter 32 Glaucoma in Thyroid Eye Disease
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Chapter 9 Role of Cytokines in Autoimmune Disease
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Chapter 10 Role of Adhesion Molecules in Autoimmune Disease
91
Chapter 11 Overview of Graves Autoimmune Disease
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Chapter 12 Systemic Manifestations of Graves Disease
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Chapter 13 Genetics of Graves Disease
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Chapter 14 Environmental Factors in the Pathogenesis of Graves Disease
127
Chapter 15 Graves Disease and Myasthenia Gravis
139
Chapter 16 Pregnancy and Hyperthyroidism
143
Chapter 17 Medical Treatment of Systemic Graves Disease
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Chapter 18 Radioactive Iodide Therapy for Graves Disease
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Chapter 19 Thyroidectomy for Graves Hyperthyroidism
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Immunological Mechanisms
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Chapter 21 Orbital Fibroblasts and the TSH Receptor in Graves Orbital Disease
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Chapter 22 Role of Orbital Fat in Thyroid Associated Ophthalmopathy
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Chapter 23 Eye Muscle Autoantibodies in Graves Orbital Disease
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Chaper 24 Glycosaminoglycans in Graves Orbitopathy
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Chapter 33 Optic Neuropathy in Thyroid Eye Disease
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Chapter 34 Medical Management of Thyroid Eye Disease
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Chapter 35 External Beam Radiotherapy for Thyroid Eye Disease
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An Overview
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Chapter 37 FatOnly Decompression for Graves Orbital Disease
379
Chapter 38 Practical Management of Strabismus and Diplopia in Thyroid Eye Disease
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Chapter 39 Botulinum Toxin for Eyelid Retraction in Graves Disease
405
Chapter 40 Surgical Management of Eyelid Retraction in Thyroid Eye Disease
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Chapter 41 Blepharoplasty in Graves Disease
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Chapter 42 Somatostatin in the Treatment of Thyroid Eye Disease
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Chapter 43 Pentoxifylline in the Management of Thyroid Eye Disease
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Chapter 44 Engineering a Soluble Human ThyroidStimulating Hormone Receptor Protein
449
Index
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About the Editors
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Back Cover
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