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) was thyroidnodule on the right lobe, consistent with Hashimoto's.
A nodule is just an unusual mass... of calcifications in the nodule and other structural changes in the thyroid itself which were worrisome to my endo...
Yes, contrast is contrast and radiation is radiation. Ideally, you'd like to minimize your exposure to the latter but if you need it, you need it. With IV contrast, we worry more about kidney damage in the 1st several days
Yikes, it all depends upon your local community. Best to ask the radiology groups around where you live what they charge. Oftentimes, they'll offer different pricing for cash-paying patients as opposed to those going thru i
Thyroid Disease is Finally Confirmedby
to see if it was enlarged. She said she could feel something, so she wanted to do a thyroidscan... was that the Grave's Disease antibodies came back normal as well.
After speaking to the nurse...
ThyroidNodules Should Be Examinedby
Elizabeth LeisThyroidnodules – or abnormal growths on the thyroid gland – are quite common, with the rates... University, presented at Sinai Hospital Grand Rounds on “ThyroidNodules and Thyroid Cancer: Recent Advances...