Oncology (General Cancer)/hypoechoic nodules

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hello went to get an ultra sound on my thyroid and the report came back find 2 hypoechoic nodules one measuring 0.49x0.24x0.54cm and the other 0.4x0.18x0.58    I have an apt the 17th was just wondering if you had any experience with this and what I should expect to hear thanks

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Yes I have. An ultrasound scan can not provide a firm diagnosis. It can only show that something is there and tell us some things of its characteristics. For a as precise diagnosis as possible biopsies are necessary. So I do suggest biopsies!  Good luck!


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