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Nodules Getting Bigger

I have several nodules on my thyroid that the doctor has been watching over the last couple of years. My last ultrasound this week showed that my thyroid is now enlarged to 5.2 x 2.5 x 2.5 on the right and 5.0 x 1.5 x 1.5 on the left side with a complex multinodular goiter measuring 4cm x 2cm. The ultrasound said the goiter has "coarse internal echoes with some cystic change with the margins lobular." What does that mean? Should I get the FNA biopsy or just have it removed?
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