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Genetic Diagnosis of Thyroid Nodules

Thyroid Nodules Illustration and link to Physicians Updated

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About the Endocrine Surgery Team at UCLA, Los Angeles, California

Parathyroid Endocrine Procedures - Video Education
Parathyroid Surgery
View our patient experience video about parathyroid minimally invasive techniques.
Parathyroid surgery & minimally invasive techniques. Updated for 2014, parathyroid surgery with animation.
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Parathyroid 4D-CT Scan
Patient Experience Video
Parathyroid surgery can be done through an incision measuring 1.5-2.0 cm in length.
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Parathyroid 4D-CT Scan
Patient Experience Video
Using 4D-CT imaging, surgeons locate abnormal parathyroid glands before operating.
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Minimally Invasive Adrenal Surgery
UCLA Endocrine Surgery is the only center in the U.S offering this new operation!
Endoscopic Adrenal Surgery
Single-incision retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy.
Single-incision retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy.
Endoscopic Adrenal Surgery »
Single-incision Surgery
Port used for single-incision retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy.
Port used for single-incision retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy.
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No Scars on Abdomen
Scar following single-incision retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy
Scar following single-incision retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy.
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Endocrine System Diseases We Treat
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The UCLA Endocrine Surgery Team provides inpatient and outpatient care and consultation.

Thyroid Parathyroid Adrenal
View information about Thyroid Nodules Thyroid Nodules View Primary Hyperparathyroidism Primary Hyperparathyroidism View Pheochromocytoma Pheochromocytoma
View Thyroid Cancer Thyroid Cancer View Renal Hyperparathyroidism Renal Hyperparathyroidism View Aldosteronoma Aldosteronoma
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Live Webinar
Stephanie Smooke Angela Leung, MD
The Underactive and Overactive Thyroid: How Do These Impact Me?
UCLA endocrine specialists Stephanie Smooke, MD, and Angela Leung, MD, presented a live-streamng webinar to discuss thyroid hormone disorders, including medical treatments for hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism.
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