Consecutively operated patients - lesion 47 (videorecord)

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Clinical presentation: A 46-year-old woman was referred for evaluation of a thyroid enlargement. The patient has been treated by levothyroxine for more than ten years. Six month prior to the present examination a hysterectomy was performed, histology resulted in myoma. The enlargement of the thyroid was discovered at that time.

Palpation: a firm nodule in the right lobe.

Laboratory test: TSH 0.04 mIU/L, FT4 24.7 pM/L on daily 175 microgram levothyroxine.

Lesion in question:

the lesion in the dorsal part of the right lobe.