International Journal of

Pathology and Clinical ResearchISSN: 2469-5807

Early Online

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5807/1510118

Prevalence of Incidental Thyroid Nodules at Necropsies Performed at a Division of Postmortem Inspection in Brazil

Gilberto Mendes Menderico Jr, PhD, MD, Leonardo Salgado Alves, MD, Layla Riva Ismail, MD, Pedro Estefan Otaviani Bernis, MD, Larissa Cichello Benassi, MD, and Rodrigo Lopes Pessoa da Silva, MD

Article Type: Original Article | First Published: March 08, 2021

Thyroid nodules are prevalent in the general population, especially in women and the elderly. Often, the diagnosis of nodular lesions is incidental, representing a very common finding, and usually these lesions are not clinically important since few of them carry a malignant neoplasm. Despite the low incidence of malignancy, it is imperative to exclude the presence of thyroid carcinoma. This report aims is to identify the prevalence of thyroid nodules in the population of Baixada Santista (a geo...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5807/1510117

Comparison between Intra-Arterial Thrombolysis and Intravenous Thrombolysis in Ischemic Stroke Patients: A Meta-Analysis

Yongkang Liu, Guomin Huang, Zhong Liang Li, Meixiao Zhan, Yong Li, Guangsen Cheng, Ligong Lu and Yu Liu

Article Type: Review Article | First Published: February 27, 2021

To investigate the efficacy and safety between intra-arterial thrombolysis (IAT) and intravenous thrombolysis (IVT) in ischemic stroke patients. The full-texts comparing IAT and IVT in ischemic stroke patients were retrieved by PubMed, Embase and Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials databases. Review Manager 5.0 was adopted for conducting meta-analysis, sensitivity analysis and bias analysis....

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