Solitary thyroid nodule
is a common surgical problem presents in surgical clinic at outpatients department.
Initial mode of presentation in majority (28 of 50), 56% was as solitary thyroid nodule
. 22 patients (44%) presented with multinodular goiter.
Intrathyroid metastasis presenting as a solitary thyroid nodule
: An unusual case of clinically silent lung cancer.
Ahmed, "FNAC in management of solitary thyroid nodule
," Professional Medical Journal, vol.
Rate of malignant solitary thyroid nodule
was 11.5% cases and benign 88.5% cases confirmed by FNAC while color flow Doppler ultrasound diagnosed 13.7% malignant and 86.9% benign as given in table-I.
Evaluation of solitary thyroid nodule
Clinical diagnosis shows 56% were have solitary thyroid nodule
, 32% had diffuse thyroid nodule, 6% had multinodular goitre, and 6% had cystic lesion.
An updated audit of fine needle aspiration cytology procedure of solitary thyroid nodule
. Diagn Cytopathol.
A 65-year-old female with underlying bronchiectasis was referred to our otorhinolaryngology clinic for further management of a right solitary thyroid nodule
. The patient complained of a painless anterior neck mass for the past 10 years that had been slowly increasing in size.
Prospective evaluation of solitary thyroid nodule
on 18F-FDG PET/CT and high-resolution ultrasonography.
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Management of a solitary thyroid nodule
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