A 33-year-old female asked:
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i have a heterogeneous hypoechoic thyroid nodule with solid components, internal vascularity and calcifications. is there a chance this is cancer?

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Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Yeah some: wife had biopsy for this this week. Chance is low but that warrants a biopsy.
Answered on Mar 11, 2020
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