Head & Neck Surgery Center | The New York Otolaryngology Group - Part 2

PET Scans

computerized imaging uses glucose metabolism to identify tumors. Read more…

Parathyroid hyperplasia

overgrowth of all (four) parathyroid glands, also causes elevated calcium levels Read more…

Parathyroid Adenoma

benign tumor of parathyroid gland, usually affecting one to four glands and causes elevated calcium levels Read more…

Papillary Thyroid Cancer

Most common type of thyroid cancer Read more…

Oropharynx

Posterior part of oral cavity Read more…

Oral cavity

Mucosa

lining of body tubes Read more…

MRI

computerized imaging technique using magnetic waves rather than radiation Read more…

Medullary Thyroid Cancer

third most common cancer of thyroid, may have hereditary component Read more…

Laryngoscope

lighted telescope used to visualize the larynx or voice box; either flexible (fiber optic) or rigid (open tune) Read more…