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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ted Anderson
27 years experience in Gynecology
Usually nothing: This is simply describing the echos of the soundwaves used fro the ultrasound. It generally has no clinical significance. Some radiologists believe ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience in Medical Oncology
Need more info?: Why did you have your Thyroid checked in the first place? We advise people not to do a test unless it is clearly indicated, i.e you are looking for a ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Levine
30 years experience in Family Medicine
Adenomyosis?: Why did you have TV ultrasound? - Pain / Heavy Bleeding? Be on results it can be due to Adenomyosis - a condition in which endometrial tissue grows in ... Read More
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A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Budi Bahureksa
30 years experience in Cardiology
Not necessarily: but it certainly means that you need to see the urologist and discuss this ultrasound result with the doctor
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience in Endocrinology
Thyroid big: 24 M from Philippines states girlfriend has enlarged thyroid with echo showing scatter suggestive of thyroid disease. This means she has an enlarged t ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. K. Mujib Haque
23 years experience in Internal Medicine
Hep B: How are your Liver function test. Might also get Hep B DNA levels as well. If all that is normal then simply monitor liver function test and repeat US ... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
Prostate : Heterogeneous prostate pattern on echo is not unusual. Your prostate is slightly enlarged with a volume exceeding 25cc. A urologist could advise you f ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Biopsy: If thyroid hormones are normal, i woulf proceed with an ultrasound guided biopsy. The growth is large so shouldn't be a difficult biopsy. Chance of ca ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience in Diagnostic Radiology
It sounds: like the scan was essentially unremarkable, based on your description.
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Sterba
46 years experience in Rheumatology
Endocrinologis: If TSH is high and gland is enlarge, your doctor might want to give you treatment , with thyroid hoimone to normalize the TSH and reduce the size of ... Read More

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