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Nodule?
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Nodule?

My recent ultrasound showed that my thryoid was heterogenously echogenic with a 16x7x8 mm solid nodule in the left lobe mid and posterior.  Changes consistent with multinodular cystic goiter.  Recommended followup in three months to check for stability and benignancy.

I have had symptoms which could be attributed to thyroid for nearly 6 years and have positive anti-thyroglobulin antibodies.

I am worried about cancer having been there all along and now spread.  I did have a head and neck CT scan in September 2004 and a head and neck MRI in March 2005.  Would cancer in my thyroid have shown up on those?

Thanks for any help.

Cindy
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