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what does it means by diffuse thyromegaly with coarsened parenchyma with solid nodule in the junction of right lobe isthmus on my thyroid

A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Feldman
40 years experience Endocrinology
nonspecific: Thyroglobulin antibody is a nonspecific test. It could indicate underlying autoimmune thyroid disease, but can also be seen in familial multinodular ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Nodule: The nodule is not likely to be a cancer but that won't be known properly until a biopsy of nodule is done. If there is no cancer but the nodule is lar ... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. PHILIP WALLER
32 years experience Rheumatology
Possible biopsy: Many people have thyroid issues and have ultrasounds that can show a multitude of issues. Most findings are benign and typically are cysts. Biopsies a ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Possibly : get a fine needle aspiration biopsy
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jehangir Rao
Specializes in Holistic Medicine
Goiter: You likely have a goiter, most commonly associated with iodine deficiency. You should consult with an integrative medicine doctor. To find one go to a ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Thyroid nodule: The appearance of the nodule in an ultrasound or ct is explained here. The purpose is to follow up and rule out cancer.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Farhad Sigari
19 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Recommend biopsy: Although there are characteristic finding on us that help up get an idea of what type of nodule it is. The gold standard for diagnosis is a us guided ... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Mathews
15 years experience Endocrinology
Thyroid Nodule: Thyroid nodules are very common. About 70% of the population has a nodule (many don't know it). About 5% of nodules are cancerous, which is why we c ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
See Specialist: I would take the results and follow up with Endocrinology or a Ear Nose and Throat specialist Should also have complete Thyroid labs done. Need more ... Read More
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Can't tell: Without biopsy of the nodules. The lump in the back of the throat might be the feeling of the mass. You should have the mass and the nodule biopsied.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience Endocrinology
Size matters: Hi. Echogenic heterogeneity in the thyroid is commonly seen in autoimmune thyroid conditions, most often Hashimoto's. Small nodules (defined as
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ira Katz
Dr. Ira Katz answered
23 years experience Endocrinology
Good!: Homogeneous parenchyma is just a fancy way for the person reading the report to say the thyroid appears to be similar in texture and color throughout ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Accurso
28 years experience Radiology
Very common...: And most patients have them by the time they are elderly. The vast majority are benign. Please see your physician to review/obtain blood work, physic ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Thyroidologist: Rather than being homogeneous, your thyroid composition is irregular with one cyst. The report does not suggest presence of a nodule or malignancy. A ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Lobe enlarged: This should be of no significance if your thyroid hormone levels are all normal. There are no suspicious findings of benign or malignant growths. If y ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
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 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Thyroidologist: Multinodular thyroid nodules are usually benign, but a thyroidologist is best qualified to advise you on whether any of them should be biopsied(needle ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Incidence varies: Incidence varies, with age family history exposure to radiation etc , hyperactive nodule ( hot ) with calcification incidence will be 29%, nodule with ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Lamb,: If your calcium is normal, you are healthy, perhaps suffering from thyroiditis, very easy to treat. Have your TSH measured too.
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Nodule: Heterogeneous gland means you don't have a smooth gland. This typical happens in pts with autoimmune thyroid disease where the gland is attacked by an ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Nodules: pathology can only be determine dby a thyroid biposy and nuclear scanning.
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Thyroid nodules: Can't say for sure, but in a multinodular gland, unless one particular nodule is "dominant" or stands out because of suspicious features, they are pre ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Most likely: your doctor will do FNA ( Fine needle aspiration ) biopsy . It is simple safe and painless , analysis will give diagnosis
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