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which thyoid nodulea are more dangerous

which nodules are more dangerous-hyperechoic or an hypoechoic nodule?  Can you explain why
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Benign (non cancerous) thyroid nodules typically appear hyperechoic while malignant (cancerous) thyroid nodules are more likely to be hypoechoic.
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thank you red_star; have you had issues with this disease.
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