A small circumscribed mass in the thyroid gland
that can be of neoplastic growth
or non-neoplastic abnormality. It lacks a well-defined capsule or glandular architecture
. Thyroid nodules are often benign but can be malignant. The growth
of nodules can lead
to a multinodular goiter (goiter, nodular
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Comments on "Thyroid Nodule"
- I have had 3 US . latest US shows 3 nodules are hypoechoic & they are vascular . largest is 10mm . Also enlarged lymph nodes . should they be biopsied ? (+)
- I'm 24 y/o female, diagnosed with Hashimoto's at age 6. My paternal grandmother had Graves, and my father has it as well. I have been on synthroid since diagnosis. Recently, my goiter was feeling large, making it difficult to breathe and swallow. My PCP up... (+)
- I have been diagnosed with a Hypo echoic nodule 6.6 mm in my right upper lobe. I have had hypothyroid symptoms but blood work is normal. I am hoarse and a fullness feeling in my throat, and I easily become short of breath. I am scared and have been waiting... (+)
- During a MRI study, they found a soft tissue mass extending inferiorly from the thyroid gland into the mediastinum. The mass was 2.1 by 1.8. Can someone please explain to me what that means. I do need help with this. (+)
- Dear Sir,
There are two small hypoechoic nodule one in the left lobe and one in right lobe in my neck. TSH result is normal. Anything to get worry? (+)
- help....i am really scared...i just had a baby 6 weeks ago, and had some complications after delivery..a ct scan and ultrasound was done and a multinodular goiter was discovered...one of nodules is over 5cm....i managed to see an endo doc very quickly due ... (+)
- I"ve had a thryoid nodule on my left thyroid for years. Its growing but really not causing issues. I had an ultrasound and they discovered a new one on my right side now. Plus they left side one is still growing. What does this mean? surgery? (+)
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