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I have a lump on my thyroid, I have had a biopsy and it came back clear, he wants to see me in 6 months time. On the same day he did the biopsy he found polyps up my nose which I have now had out, but what is the chance of this lump becoming cancerous, i

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
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In brief: Most likely benign

Thyroid nodules are common.
Over 95% of them are not cancerous. They are slow growing. As long as you follow up with your doctor, no worries.

In brief: Most likely benign

Thyroid nodules are common.
Over 95% of them are not cancerous. They are slow growing. As long as you follow up with your doctor, no worries.
Dr. Quang Nguyen
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In brief: Majority are not

You have most accepted correct fallow up by your doctor, majority of thyroid nodules are not malignant , see your doctor in 6 months for revaluation, don't worry too much.

In brief: Majority are not

You have most accepted correct fallow up by your doctor, majority of thyroid nodules are not malignant , see your doctor in 6 months for revaluation, don't worry too much.
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