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hypoechoic avasular nodule

A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Swelling: If it is heterogeneous and swollen biopsy of node would be best. I would think general surgeon best for that.
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Guido Davidzon
18 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Different tests: You had a thyroid ultrasound which evaluates the anatomy of your thyroid gland. To find out if a thyroid nodule is hot or cold you need a nuclear thyr ... Read More
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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Can't tell: The test you stated above is a thyroid ultrasound. It is not a scan. You can't tell if something is hot or cold definitively on a thyroid ultrasound ... Read More
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Dr. Gerald Mandell
52 years experience Nuclear Medicine
No way: The thyroid scan with i123 radiopharmaceutical is accumulated by the thyroid gland. Scan shows no activity in area of avascular or cold nodule. Ultras ... Read More
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Dr. Peter Sadow
17 years experience Pathology
Lymph nodes: Your doctor is likely surveying for the presence of enlarged worrisome lymph nodes, but the fact that they're small, uniform and lacking vasculature a ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Hypoechoic nodule: The nodules you describe are quite small and most likely cause little, if any, harm. If you feel OK and your thyroid lab levels are OK do not be dist ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Velt
Dr. Paul Velt answered
42 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Where: is this ovoid hypoechoic nodule? Cysts can be ovoid and have no inside echoes. Not everything that is hypoechoic is a cyst. More information would hel ... Read More
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Dr. Ken Levin
Dr. Ken Levin answered
44 years experience Radiology
Not enough info: Too little information was provided to answer. Please reform you question, or you can consult with me. The consult should not take to long.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Accurso
29 years experience Radiology
Do not know: You need to discuss the possibilities with your doctor. Please review the radiologist's ultrasound report as well. Given its size, it may be somethi ... Read More
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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Thyroid?: I think you mean nodules in your thyroid gland. Multinodular goiter is a common problem. If your TSH is normal then you are feeling awful for anothe ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Radio graphic : Tern for how a nodule looks. It is a suspicious nodule and should come out. Can't tell what it is till out.
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