Consecutively operated patients - lesion 96 (videorecord)

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Clinical presentation. A thyroid nodule in a 41-year-old man had been observed for 3 years. Consultation was requested after gradual enlargement. Scintigraphy disclosed a hypofunctioning nodule, thereafter the patient was referred for aspiration cytology.

Palpation. A moderately firm nodule in the right lobe.

Laboratory test: TSH 3.92 mIU/L, aTPO 1 U/mL.

Lesion in question:

the nodule in the right lobe.