Problems in the management of solitary nodules and diffuse goitres

Webb, A. John
January 1998
Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine (Supplement);Jan1998, Vol. 91 Issue 33, p17
Academic Journal
The article discusses problems associated with the management of solitary nodules and diffuse goiters. Importance should be given to the prompt recognition of thyroid abnormality and its precise diagnosis. Fine aspiration cytology is considered to be the most precise technique for the diagnosis of goiter. The aims of this technique include the confirmation of nodular colloid goiter and identification of neoplasia.


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