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Macrophages

I am diagnosed with multinodular goiter with cystic change and just recently have an FNA test.What is meant by my FNA test-hemosiderin-laden macrophages in a background of thin colloid?Is it curable?
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The nodule  is benign and of inflammatory origin.
The cystic opart can be aspirated.
IMPORTANT:
Any sign of lymphocytes in the sample?
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