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Are Isthmus Nodules Dangerous
No: They are not dangerous intrinsically (or in other words - I don't believe they ever become cancerous - 99.9999% of the time). Worst case scenario is they can grow to become large and potentially cause issues with compressive symptoms if it pushes up against your esophagus. ...Read more
Nodular Lymphangitis: These are inflammatory nodules which develop as a result of a primary skin infection. The term is used to describe the clinical presentation, which results in raised, nodular lesions, following the lymphatic drainage from skin. The responsible organisms, include bacteria and fungus, Well known, Sporothrix, is from rose gardening. Like most infections, they range from mild-severe and need treatment ...Read more
Iam so worried that, I want to get 2nd ultrasound in 7days to checkon my one hypoechoic 5x6 mm nodule. Is 2nd ultrasound in such a short time dangerous?
Thyroid nodule: It is not dangerous, but it won't add any useful information. Even if the nodule was going to grow (it may not), it would probably take several months to notice any difference. Seven days is simply not enough time to assess for an interval change, it will look unchanged at 7 days no matter what it is. ...Read more
I was recently told I had benign breast cysts and not to worry. Are they the same as nodules? Because nodules seem dangerous?
Worth checking: If the size of your thyroid is causing you symptoms of compression (pressure, pain, difficulty breathing or swallowing), then I would recommend that you have your thyroid removed. If any nodule is > 1cm then it should be biopsied. The complex cyst should be biopsied if there is any solid component. It may also be drained under ultrasound (us). Otherwise, just observe with yearly us. ...Read more
Iam 23 weeks of pregnant, in my scan report I found echogenic nodule in left ventrical of baby, is it dangerous during & after pregnancy to baby.
Ct w contrast. Liver:10mm cyst in galblader fosa & 3mm cyst in segment 2.no worrisom nodules. What does it mean? Dangerous?
Cysts: Are common incidental findings....nothing to worry about. ...Read more
I'm having pain and a bump nodule thing in my thumb. I am thinking its a blood clot. What should I do? Is it dangerous?
Cyst: I would think it is more likely to be a small cyst, either coming off a joint or along a tendon. Not very likely to clot or feel a clot there. Get it evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more
I have a benign 3cm thyroid nodule on right side. I feel like its making it hard to swallow and breathe. Is this dangerous or possibly just anxiety?
It may be OK: If Manoj is on the right side, and there is no other enlargement of the thyroid I don't think that this is causing your symptoms ...Read more
Ct lungs-small calcified subpleural nodule in rt base. Symptoms nagging cough with expectorant since 6yrs. Is it dangerous?
See details: The major issue to be ruled out in india is tuberculosis. Have you been evaluated for this issue? ...Read more
Do not know: You need to discuss the possibilities with your doctor. Please review the radiologist's ultrasound report as well. Given its size, it may be something to follow up on, since biopsy may be difficult (if even necessary depending on us appearance). ...Read more
What is hypoechoic nodule? Is it cancerous? I have tiny hypoechoic nodule in isthmus measuring 8.5-5.9 mm. Is there is any problem?
Isthmus nodule 2.0x1.8x1.2 1year ago (biopsied benign, follow up scan no change, but right nodule 0.8x0.7x2.4cm that was not seen before. Biopsy?
Probably: If you have a new 2.4 cm right thyroid lesion, biopsy may be considered unless it has completely benign characteristics. ...Read more
My cold nodule 2.7 CM on isthmus came back atypia...Follic cells benign...Said looks as if a cystic process...What can I do just to take it all out...
Your? Addressed!: Your question has already been answered. Go see another doctor and get it removed. ...Read more
Right isthmus a hypoechoic solid nodule 1.4 x.70 X11.3 CM min internal flow with ireg borders. Should I worry? Getting biopsy monday
Bone nodule: You know worrying never solves anything. Your doctor is concerned enough that they want to biopsy this nodule. So soon you will know what it is. With knowledge comes action. Then your doctors will have a plan, you will be able to discuss with them what the plan entails and you will be able to prepare instead of worrying. I hope everything turns out well. ...Read more
US of thyroid diffusely heterogeneous with multiple sub-centimeter nodules, 6mm isthmus, index nodules mixed echo-texture, what does this mean?
I have hypoechoic nodule in isthmus measuring9.5-5.8mm. I took my ultrasound scan 8 month before. Now am 6 month pregnant. Any problem is there.?
Thyroid us: diffusely heterogeneous thyroid w/o well-defined dominant nodule, isthmus enlarged. Thyroid ab tests are neg, tg = 88.7 (<55). Diagnosis?
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- 8mm nodule on isthmus
- Enlarged thyroid with nodules and thickened isthmus
- What does it means by diffuse thyromegaly with coarsened parenchyma with solid nodule in the junction of right lobe isthmus?
- What does it means by diffuse thyromegaly with coarsened parenchyma with solid nodule in the junction of right lobe isthmus on my thyroid?
- Isthmus 5mm
- What is the isthmus?
- Complex isthmus
- Subcentimeter nodule in the isthmus