Benign thyroid lesion on ultrasound

Case contributed by Dr Garth Kruger

Presentation

A single palpable mass in the thyroid

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Female
Modality: Ultrasound

The lesion contains multiple small cysts.

Case Discussion

These lesions are without exception benign. Follow up can be safely recommended in these cases. Lesions that show innumerable small cysts are benign lesions on FNA. Compare thoughtfully with case 21887 and review the discussion in that case.

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Case Information

rID: 21889
Case created: 24th Feb 2013
Last edited: 24th Jan 2016
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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