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Benign thyroid nodules that grow

Premium Questions

Dr. Lilit Baghdasaryan MD

functioning? Please let me know and also do you recommend removal of the thyroid even if benign? Also ... they found nodules on my Thyroid. Never was I told by the cardiologist and the test was ran a... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Lilit Baghdasaryan ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Shehzad Topiwala MD

I have been monitor three thyroid nodules since last year. Results from the most recent ultrasound ... nodules shrank, shouldn't it be a sign of being benign? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shehzad Topiwala ( Endocrinologist)
Dr.  Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

Hi. I've been followed every year for 3 years for multiple thyroid nodules , primary on RL. Major nodule was 3cm and was complex. Biopsy 3 years ago showed benign for one section of it, but... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Binu Parameswaran Pillai ( Endocrinologist)
Dr. Shehzad Topiwala MD

I have several nodules on my thyroid , several accompanying symptoms to support a thyroid issue. I recently had a thyroid scan with radioactive material (not iodine , but something that behaves... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shehzad Topiwala ( Endocrinologist)
Dr. Shehzad Topiwala MD

I had surgery in the early 1980s to remove a cold lump-benign. Took thyroid med. 2011, family doctor lowered dose of med and lumps began to grow on thyroid. Watched them grow. Had biopsy... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shehzad Topiwala ( Endocrinologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.   Shailja Puri MD

Hi I m janette, I got diagnosed of thyroid nodule about 3 yrs ago.I did biopsy @ it s benign but last month I did my yearly ultrasound @ found out that it grow past just a yr.@ found another 2on... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shailja Puri ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Vasudha Jayant Athavale MD

I have 6 benign nodules on my thyroid. I had a scan and uptake and biopsy done. The results were benign but the doctor said that since two were fairly large and did not absorb the iodine normally.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vasudha Jayant Athavale ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Mirjeta Guni MD

removal of benign thyroid nodules so long as it is 3cm or more. I also came across many accounts of people ...Hi, I m 40 year old female. My ENT doctor found a 4cm thyroid nodule on one... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mirjeta Guni ( Endocrinologist)
Dr.  Akhtarhusain MD

HI, I have thyroid nodules of 5.4cms on left side which is benign and also on right side of 2.4cms. THS level T3 and T4 are all normal. But the doctor suggested for surgery as he says its... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Klodiana Poshi MD

hello I have a large 7cm thyroid nodule that has been diagnosed as benign It is causing me discomfort as a pressure in the neck area. I am fearful of regular surgery. Could the cyberknife help me ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klodiana Poshi ( Endocrinologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Albana Sejdini MD

Usually, painful lymphnodes under jaw are related to throat (upper respiratory) infection. Get checked by ENT specialist first. All the best! Dr.Albana

Dr. Ramadevi Wani MD

It could be thyroid nodule. Consult surgeon

Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

Hello, It means that the Thyroid has an area of increased activity. You should see a doctor and have further investigations and may require a Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology.