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ea0032p1122 | Thyroid cancer | ECE2013

Diagnostic validity of thyroid ultrasonography in thyroid nodules

Ram Nanik , Saima S , Ahmed Saqib , Anwer Zahid , Islam Najmul

Introduction: A thyroid ultrasound scan is recommended in the assessment of any suspected thyroid nodule. The ultrasound characteristics of nodules have been shown to be useful in assessing their malignant potential. The aim of this study is to determine diagnostic validity of thyroid ultrasound in differentiating benign and malignant thyroid nodule.Material and Methods: It was cross-sectional study, conducted at XXXX Hospital from August 2011 to July 20...