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SOMA-LENT Scoring of Thyroid Gland Complications to Cancer Therapy

Specialty:

Hematology Oncology
Endocrinology, Nutrition & Dermatology

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

The SOMA (Subjective, Objective, Management, Analytic) – LENT (Late Effects of Normal Tissue) scoring system can be used to evaluate a patient with thyroid gland complications following radiation and chemotherapy. The dysfunction may be due to primary dysfunction of the thyroid gland or else decreased stimulation from the hypothalamic-pituitary axis.

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