The sonographic appearance of benign and malignant thyroid diseases and their histopathology correlate: demystifying the thyroid nodule.

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The thyroid gland is one of the largest endocrine glands in the human body. It functions as a regulator of metabolism. Diseases involving the thyroid range from benign to malignant and can be associated with major morbidity and mortality. Ultrasound (US) imaging of the thyroid gland is prompted because of a palpable mass on clinical examination; abnormality… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/RUQ.0b013e31829a573e

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@article{Oyedeji2013TheSA, title={The sonographic appearance of benign and malignant thyroid diseases and their histopathology correlate: demystifying the thyroid nodule.}, author={Francisca Oyindamola Oyedeji and Ellen J. Giampoli and Daniel Thomas Ginat and Vikram Dogra}, journal={Ultrasound quarterly}, year={2013}, volume={29 3}, pages={161-78} }