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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hashmat Rajput
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Indeterminant: You did not mention about findings of ultrasound and thyroid scan. Please have fresh look with experienced endocrinologist, expert pathologist and th ... Read More
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A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Martinez
28 years experience Breast Surgery
Repeat: If the nodule grew 2cm since your last ultrasound, then i would surgically remove that part if your thyroid. If, however, your thyroid nodule grew an ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jita De
Dr. Jita De answered
Specializes in Pathology
Etiology of a nodule: It sounds like you have concerns about a nodule that has changed in size and complexity. Is there a scan or report available? What is the site of this ... Read More
A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
46 years experience Emergency Medicine
Please ask again: E, you did not say where this nodule is or whether it is symptomatic (causing any problems). Please ask again providing these details. And of course ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Low risk: Each nodule has about a 5% chance of cancer. The large complex mass (if > 1 cm) should be evaluated with a biopsy. The smaller one (if.
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Ward
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Thyroid nodule: Less likely. Have ultrasound and needle biopsy
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Kern
43 years experience Endocrinology
Thyroid bx: I am not sure what your question is, but the most important factor is seeing a doctor who can evaluate all these findings. That is usually an Endocri ... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Schmidt
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Was it hot or cold: Did you have a nuclear scan. Did it show hot or cold. mostlike ly bx will not be malignant but listen to your doctor
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
Need a biopsy: You need a full thyroid evaluation, and a nodule that size probably warrants a thyroid biopsy. Check w/your doctor.
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Nalaboff
25 years experience Radiology
May need an FNA: There are many (5) criteria for determining whether a thyroid nodule is at risk for malignancy, and whether FNA is indicated. Calcifications (specifi ... Read More

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