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ea0019p379 | Thyroid | SFEBES2009

Evaluation of thyroid ultrasound requests and fine needle aspiration in Northwest London Trust Hospital

Ratnasabapathy R , Bakshi J , De Silva A , Baburaj R

Background: Thyroid cancer commonly presents as a new palpable thyroid nodule or increase in size of a pre-existing nodule. A multidisciplinary thyroid lump clinic was established in September 2008 enabling patients to have one-stop clinical, biochemical, radiological and cytological assessment for evaluation of thyroid nodules. This audit predates this period, aiming to provide background information for future audit.Aim: To evaluate the requests for th...