Diagnosis and management of the thyroid nodule. An overview.

  title={Diagnosis and management of the thyroid nodule. An overview.},
  author={Hilary Harvey},
  journal={Otolaryngologic clinics of North America},
  volume={23 2},
  • Hilary Harvey
  • Published 1990 in Otolaryngologic clinics of North America
The traditional approach to evaluation of patients with thyroid nodules is being replaced by more cost-effective methods of diagnosis. The author describes a rational approach to the evaluation of thyroid nodules that takes into consideration patient factors, minimizes false-positive diagnoses of cancer, and balances the competing responsibilities of cost… CONTINUE READING