Consecutively operated patients - lesion 61 (videorecord)

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Clinical presentation: a 70-year-old man was referred for aspiration cytology of a nodular goiter discovered on carotid Doppler examination. Hormonal evaluation disclosed subclinical hyperthyroidism while scintigraphy did a cold nodule in the central part of the right lobe.

Palpation: a not firm nodule in the right lobe.

Laboratory test: TSH 0.04 mIU/L, FT4 18,9 pM/L, FT3 5.56 pM/L.

Lesion in question:

the largest nodule in the right lobe.