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profileShawn Karls, M.D.,C.M.

TitleClinical Fellow in Radiology (EXT)
InstitutionBrigham and Women's Hospital
AddressBrigham and Women's Hospital
75 Francis St
Boston MA 02115
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  1. Karls S, Shah H, Jacene H. PET/CT for Lymphoma Post-therapy Response Assessment in Other Lymphomas, Response Assessment for Autologous Stem Cell Transplant, and Lymphoma Follow-up. Semin Nucl Med. 2018 Jan; 48(1):37-49. PMID: 29195616.
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  2. Almenieir N, Karls S, Derbekyan V, Lisbona R. Nuclear Imaging of a Cardiac Paraganglioma. J Nucl Med Technol. 2017 Sep; 45(3):247-248. PMID: 28611232.
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  3. Karls S, Abikhzer G, Tamilia M, Probst S. Interrupted 131I Procedures for Patients With Differentiated Thyroid Cancer: Comparing Thyroxine Withdrawal With Recombinant Thyrotropin Preparation Techniques. Clin Nucl Med. 2017 Apr; 42(4):247-249. PMID: 28166158.
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  4. Hassoun H, Alabed YZ, Karls S, Probst S, Laufer J. 18F-FDG PET/CT Imaging of Bilateral Renal Metastasis of Breast Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma. Clin Nucl Med. 2016 Feb; 41(2):148-9. PMID: 26562575.
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  5. Karls S, Hassoun H, Derbekyan V. Vertebral Uptake of Tc-99m Macroaggregated Albumin (MAA) with SPECT/CT Occurring in Superior Vena Cava Obstruction. Nucl Med Mol Imaging. 2016 Sep; 50(3):266-9. PMID: 27540433; PMCID: PMC4977247 [Available on 09/01/17].
  6. Goring ME, Leibovitch M, Gea-Mallorqui E, Karls S, Richard F, Hanic-Joyce PJ, Joyce PB. The ability of an arginine to tryptophan substitution in Saccharomyces cerevisiae tRNA nucleotidyltransferase to alleviate a temperature-sensitive phenotype suggests a role for motif C in active site organization. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2013 Oct; 1834(10):2097-106. PMID: 23872483.
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  7. Amir A, Karls S, Sands N, Forest VI, Hier M, Gologan O, Payne R. Value of thyroid incidentalomas on positron emission tomographic scans among thyroidectomy patients. J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2011 Oct; 40(5):391-5. PMID: 22420394.
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  8. Sands NB, Karls S, Amir A, Tamilia M, Gologan O, Rochon L, Black MJ, Hier MP, Payne RJ. McGill Thyroid Nodule Score (MTNS): "rating the risk," a novel predictive scheme for cancer risk determination. J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2011 Feb; 40 Suppl 1:S1-13. PMID: 21453655.
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  9. Sands NB, Karls S, Rivera J, Tamilia M, Hier MP, Black MJ, Gologan O, Payne RJ. Preoperative serum thyroglobulin as an adjunct to fine-needle aspiration in predicting well-differentiated thyroid cancer. J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2010 Dec; 39(6):669-73. PMID: 21144363.
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