Can a Physical Exam Alone Detect Thyroid Nodules?

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TOPLINE: Thyroid physical examination findings didn’t correlate with ultrasonography findings in a cohort of patients where a majority showed no symptoms of thyroid enlargement; however, enhanced training in physical exams may improve outcomes. METHODOLOGY: Screening thyroid nodules, which are generally visible and palpable, using ultrasonography may lead to the overdiagnosis of papillary thyroid cancers. This […]

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Publish date : 2024-04-05 09:56:55

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