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ea0092ps3-22-08 | Nodules 2 | ETA2023

Natural course of benign thyroid nodular disease in a borderline iodine-sufficient area: 10-year retrospective follow-up data from a tertiary center

Erdogan Murat , Bahcecioglu Begum , Avcı Merdin Fatma , Emral Rifat , Halil Elhan Atilla , Gullu Sevim

Objective: Thyroid nodules are common in the population more than 90% are benign. Data about the long-term follow-up of benign nodular thyroid disease is limited. We aimed to clarify, clinical outcome, frequency and magnitude of volume changes in cytologically and/or sonographically benign nodules in long-term(> 5 years) follow-up and to determine the predictive features of nodule growth.Methods: We retrospectively collected data of cytologically and...

ea0090p758 | Thyroid | ECE2023

Cancer rate and characterstics of nodules with macrocalcification

Tuğce Şah Unal Fatma , Gokcay Canpolat Asena , Halil Elhan Atilla , Sevim Selim , Dizbay Sak Serpil , Emral Rifat , Demir Ozgur , Gullu Sevim , Erdogan Murat , Corapcıoğlu Demet , Sahin Mustafa

Aim: The aim of this study was to determine the malignant potential of thyroid nodules with macrocalcifications and to evaluate the role of other sonographic findings in the diagnosis of malignancy in thyroid nodules besides macrocalcifications.Method: The findings of 8250 patients who applied to our outpatient clinic and underwent thyroid ultrasonography(US) between 2008 and 2021 were retrospectively reviewed. We included a total of 303 patients with 30...