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Bilateral Thyroid Nodule
Multiple bilateral thyroid nodules, 1 nodule has grown from 1.9x1.7cm to 2.6x2.7cm in past 8 months and 2nd from 1.4x1. To 2.0x1.5, how concerning?
I have all the symptoms of hypothyroidism,and bilateral thyroid. nodules,should I be taking meds even though many labs are within range?
I have bilateral partially cystic thyroid nodules.Biopsy done of the larger one, came back "follicular lesion of unknown origin" what does that mean?
Variable meaning: Follicular?patterned lesions of the thyroid are common; these include hyperplastic/adenomatoid nodules, follicular adenoma, follicular carcinoma and follicular variants of papillary carcinoma. Repeat biopsy with a sample sent for a genetic afirma assay may give additional useful information. In addition, discuss with your endocrinologist. ...Read more
32 years old male. Thyroid Bilateral Multiple nodule, The largest size is 1.5*1.78*0.839 cm. Three times FNA. Result is No EVIDENCE OF MALIGANCY. Comment: Follicular cell, Hurthle cell and colloid are seen. I worry about the Hurthle cell. My Surgeons only
Thyroid nodules: Usually we worry about a solitary nodule in a male and it appears that you are in good hands and the biopsies are reassuring. For further reassurance we depend on a combination of an endocrinologist or thyroidologist and a surgeon skilled in thyroid surgery reviewing your findings and I would be quite comfortable with their advice and follow-up. ...Read more
My mother have bilateral heterogeneous thyroid with micro nodules. Is it very serious and is it cancer?
Thyroid nodules: You need to ask your mother's treating doctor about the diagnosis of your mother. There is not enough information given to answer your question. ...Read more
R supraclavicular lymph node for 8 mths. 2 FNA's. Indetermined. Enlarged thyroid with bilateral nodules. L hemithyroidectomy 2 wks ago. Poss ca?
Thyroid: You should have gotten a pathology report after the surgery by now. Call up your surgeon and ask for the report. They must not have passed on the info to you. Low probability of ca. ...Read more
Post hyster for endo cancer - all mediastinal nodes enlarged, w/bilateral hilar & virchows node. No sarcoid/lung issue, have thyroid nodules. Ideas?
My mother have bilateral heterogeneous thyroid with micro nodules size upto 3.5mm is it very serious? And is it cancer? She takes strong multivitamin
Common: Small nodules of the thyroid are common in the population. Most of these nodules are benign. We typically do not attempt biopsy of any nodule unless it is more than 10mm in size. Nodules of 3.5mm or less are usually of no clinical significance. Taking vitamins should not affect this. ...Read more