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Thyroid Less Than 1 Cm Nodules
Is it possible to show signs of hyper thyroidism with a TSH level of 0.75? palipitations, constant hunger,.is this physcosamatic?Multi nodular thyroid
Not hyperthyroid: If you were hyperthyroid your free T4 would be high and TSH ...Read more
If one-4 cm and two tiny benign thyroid nodules were removed 11 years ago, what are chances new nodules are malignant?
2 thyroid cystic nodules 1.6 cm and 1 cm in size on one side causing problems while eating. Recommend hemithyroidectomy? What are the risks?
Very few: and they will be explained in detail by your thyroid surgeon. You can easily live on thyroid replacement (which may be the choice of your physician (to "avoid" development of further nodules in the other half of the gland) Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more
Which thyroid nodule are cancerous I am hypo with one small nodule 2 cm or mm don't know what should I do taking 25mcg Levothyroxin plz ans in detail ?
Size & US appearance: Size of thyroid nodules is important. Usually larger than 1-1.5 cm. goes for fine needle biopsy. Certain ultrasound characteristic such as predominantly cystic, surrounding halo, avascular appearances usually benign lesion.Microcalcifications, marked hypoechogenicity, exttraglandular extension, abnormal regional lymph nodes, absent or irregular halo, and solid composition- usually malignant. ...Read more
solid thyroid nodule was 3.3 last year now 3.5 cm. fna biopsy normal in 2011. should i be concern. endo said see me one yr with ultrasound. worried?
Thyroid nodule: You already know that the nodule was benign in 2011. 3.3 vs 3.5 cm is basically the same. Since you had the ultrasound, you should see your endo, and probably get new set of thyroid tests, but it does not need to be urgent if you are feeling well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have 5 thyroid nodules, one is 3 CM and ultrasound said micro calcification. I am going to endo doc next week but i can't eat, sleep, am having panic attacks. Any words of encouragement to help me?
I have thyroid nodules that have grown in number and size and now I am having neck pain. The nodules are less than 1 cm. I am very irritable also. ?
Right side of thyroid is 1.3x3.9x1.3 Left side is 0.9x3.1x0.9 Both cm. Does this sound abnormal. I also have 2 subcentimeter nodules on the right?
Thyroid size.: Sounds normal to me! Has the doctor who ordered this test discussed this with you? If not, make it happen or change doctors. ...Read more
Is there a need to remove a thyroid cancer nodule of less than 2 CM in diameter or can it be treated naturally? Thanks
Heterogeneous hypoechoic nodules in bilateral thyroid lower pole,
measuring 1.7 CM on the right and 0.5 CM on the left.is it can be cancerous?
Does a 1.1 cm ovoid, circumscribed hyperechoic nodule w/ accompanying internal color Doppler Flow in thyroid need a FNB? Not sure its necessary?
Probably not: This is a very complicated issue that we don't know the answer to yet. The nodule you describe does not meet the Kim criteria or the Society of American Endocrinologist criteria for FNA. It probably represents either follicular or Hurthle cell neoplasia which cannot be fully evaluated on FNA. Most likely if you have the biopsy, they will then recommend complete surgical excision. ...Read more