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A 28-year-old female asked:

3 x 2 x 1 mm probable complex thyroid cyst seen on ultrasound. what's the likelihood its cancer?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Low: It is unlikely that the lesion is cancer. You may wish to discuss the option of fine needle aspiration as a diagnostic test, with your doctor.
Dr. Frederick Rupp
35 years experience
Low.: 2 cm, calcified, etc. Would be worrisome.

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