A female asked:
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previous hemi-thyroid. now, multiple small nodules and one heterogenous 12x6x5mm complex, peri.vasc. surgeon says come back 1 yr. too small to biopsy?

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Dr. Sean Ray
Dr. Sean Ray answered
11 years experience Emergency Medicine
Not really.: It would be possible to biopsy this, particularly with the use of ultrasound guidance. If this worries you given your history, you should not be afraid to seek a second opinion from another ENT surgeon or endocrinologist.
Answered on Apr 11, 2016

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