Sonography of thyroid nodules: A "classic pattern" diagnostic approach

Carl C. Reading, J. William Charboneau, Ian D. Hay, Thomas J. Sebo

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This article describes an approach to some of the commonly encountered, "classic pattern," appearances of both benign and malignant thyroid nodules that are seen in day-to-day practice, These appearances include specific nodules that commonly need fine needle aspiration (FNA)/biopsy, and other nodules that do not usually need FNA/biopsy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)157-165
Number of pages9
JournalUltrasound Quarterly
Issue number3
StatePublished - Sep 1 2005



  • Thyroid cancer
  • Thyroid nodule
  • Thyroid ultrasound

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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