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ea0063p793 | Thyroid 2 | ECE2019

Follicular lesion of undetermined thyroid significance: therapeutic approach to the diagnosis of bethesda 3

Martin Ana Barrera , Exposito Maria Rosa Alhambra , Roman Angel Rebollo , Azpilcueta Pedro Segui , Moreno Maria Angeles Galvez

Introduction: Thyroid nodules are very common in the general population (20–75% ultrasound). There are clinical management criteria established by international societies and standardized cytological diagnostic criteria (Bethesda). However, there is still uncertainty in the management of category 3 (follicular lesion of undetermined significance). Objectives: To evaluate the clinical attitude to the cytological diagnosis of Bethesda category 3 (B3) in thyroid fine-needle ...

ea0056p1070 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2018

Final diagnosis of thyroid nodules classified as Bethesda-4 after Fine-needle aspiration

Martin Ana Barrera , Alcantara Laguna Maria , Roman Angel Rebollo , Exposito Maria Rosa Alhambra , Moreno Paloma Moreno , Azpilcueta Pedro Segui , Moreno Maria Angeles Galvez

Introduction: Fine-needle aspiration (FNA) is indicated in suspicious thyroid nodules or big ones. Bethesda system classifies them according to the cytological malignancy risk. Bethesda category 4 (B4) comprises follicular neoplasms and suspicious follicular neoplasms. Aim: Determine final diagnosis of B4 nodules and study associations between malignancy and other variables.Methods: Retrospective study of patients with nodules classified as B4 a...