By Masayoshi Akisada M.D., Yoshihide Fujimoto M.D. (auth.)
The perform of drugs adjustments regularly, as technological know-how courses the medical professional to the accomplishment of his target, the remedy of the sufferer. examine of the historical past of drugs exhibits that regularly a therapy of a ailment used to be came upon prior to the reason for the ailment used to be recognized. usually the treatment used to be unnecessarily complex, but if the reason for the difficulty was once stumbled on, the medication grew to become uncomplicated and secure. it really is with the higher less than status of the real nature of thyroid affliction that this e-book is worried. those that learn it is going to be in a position to make their remedies of sufferers with ailments of the thyroid extra easy and extra secure. Dr. MASAYOSHI AKISADA and Dr. YOSHIHIDE FUJIMOTO have given to thyroidologists a brand new method of spotting cancers of the thyroid. making the most of the truth that many cancers of the thyroid comprise minute components of calcification referred to as psammoma our bodies, they've got built a method of roentgenographic exam of the thyroid that's delicate sufficient to teach those tiny opacities and to warn the internist and the health professional that melanoma is maybe current. there isn't any query that this delicate diagnostic try will turn out to be of price corresponding to that of mammography.