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Murrieta, CA
A 36-year-old female asked:

My left thyroid is mildly enlarged and in the mid medial pole there is a vascular hyperbolic module measuring 5x4x3mm?

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Dr. Thomas Knecht
A Verified Doctoranswered
32 years experience
Follow it: Hi. The nodule is way below the size criteria for needle biopsy. A repeat ultrasound could be done in a year to see if it's growing. Most nodules are not cancer. Is your thyroid function normal? Happy 2015!

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Last updated Jan 3, 2015

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