Dina M Elaraj

  • 1417 Citations
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Research Interests

Clinical and research interests include thyroid cancer, thyroid nodules and other benign disorders of the thyroid gland, hyperparathyroidism, functional and nonfunctional adrenal tumors, inherited endocrine disorders, and minimally invasive methods of treatment including minimally invasive thyroidectomy and parathyroidectomy as well as laparoscopic adrenalectomy.

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Training Experience

2003Postdoctoral Fellowship, National Institutes of Health (NIH)
2006Residency, University of Rochester Medical Center
2007Fellowship, University of California- San Francisco Medical Center

Education/Academic qualification

MD, University of Maryland

… → 1998

Research interests

  • Adrenal / Parathyroid Pituitary / Thyroid-Glandular Cancers
  • Adrenal Tumors
  • Endocrine Genetics
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Graves Disease
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
  • Thyroid Nodules

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Research Output 2002 2019

2 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation and Management of Primary Hyperaldosteronism

Lee, F. T. & Elaraj, D. M., Aug 1 2019, In : Surgical Clinics of North America. 99, 4, p. 731-745 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article


Editorial: The use of potassium iodide in Graves' disease

Elaraj, D. M. & Fahey, T. J., Jan 1 2018, In : Surgery (United States). 163, 1, p. 73-74 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Potassium Iodide
Graves Disease

Surgery for pheochromocytoma

Deschner, B. & Elaraj, D. M., Jan 1 2018, Contemporary Endocrinology. Humana Press Inc, p. 157-166 10 p. (Contemporary Endocrinology).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Adrenal Glands
Intraoperative Monitoring
Genetic Testing

3D ultrasound

Elaraj, D. M., Mar 27 2017, Advanced Thyroid and Parathyroid Ultrasound. Springer International Publishing, p. 59-66 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Clinical presentation and diagnosis of papillary thyroid cancer

Sturgeon, C., Elaraj, D. M. & Yang, A. D., Jun 24 2017, Management of Differentiated Thyroid Cancer. Springer International Publishing, p. 79-91 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Papillary Thyroid cancer