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A 21-year-old female asked:

3cm hyperechoic thyroid nodule with increased vascularity, normal tsh fnac- follicular cell with hyperplastic area. what it indicates?

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Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 50 years experience
Uncertain: The fna can only help if it shows cancer. But in your case it is ambiguous, so your doctor should guide you what to do next?...What did he/she suggest as the next step? Most doctors would next recommend either surgical excision or monitor closely for some time and see if it is growing in size in which case it has to be taken out.

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Last updated Sep 29, 2016

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