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Disease Thyroid Nodule

Name Thyroid Nodule
Synonyms Nodules, Thyroid | Nodule, Thyroid | Thyroid Nodules
Definition A small circumscribed mass in the THYROID GLAND that can be of neoplastic growth or non-neoplastic abnormality. It lacks a well-defined capsule or glandular architecture. Thyroid nodules are often benign but can be malignant. The growth of nodules can lead to a multinodular goiter (GOITER, NODULAR).
Categories Cancer | Endocrine system disease
MeSH® ID D016606

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1. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Site Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Endocrine Gland Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Thyroid Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Thyroid Nodule
2. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Site Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Head and Neck Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Thyroid Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Thyroid Nodule
3. DiseasesEndocrine System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Endocrine Gland Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Thyroid Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Thyroid Nodule
4. DiseasesEndocrine System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Thyroid Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Thyroid Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Thyroid Nodule

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