Options of the treatment tactics choice in patients with nodular goiter according to the results of fine needle aspiration punctured biopsy and the dynamics of calcitonin and thyroglobulin level

  • V. Ye. Vansovych Odessa National Medical University
  • R. S. Vastianov Odessa National Medical University
  • Yu. M. Kotik Multidisciplinary Medical Centre, University Clinic of Odessa National Medical University
  • O. A. Bazarchenko Multidisciplinary Medical Centre, University Clinic of Odessa National Medical University
Keywords: nodular goiter, fine needle aspiration punctured biopsy, thyroglobulin, calcitonin, treatment

Abstract

Current study is an attempt to objectivise surgical strategy in patients with nodular goiter based on the data of sonographic study, fine needle aspiration punctured biopsy (FNAPB) and thyroglobulin and calcitonin level measurement. In our opinion, the surgery should be performed in case of irregular echostructure and inhomogenic structure of the node, poorly visualized thyroid gland capsule, calcinates together with questionable results of FNAPB, when the level of thyroglobulin and calcitonin are torpid and resistant to conservative treatment.

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Published
2017-09-07
How to Cite
Vansovych, V. Y., Vastianov, R. S., Kotik, Y. M., & Bazarchenko, O. A. (2017). Options of the treatment tactics choice in patients with nodular goiter according to the results of fine needle aspiration punctured biopsy and the dynamics of calcitonin and thyroglobulin level. Klinicheskaia Khirurgiia, (8), 50-52. https://doi.org/10.26779/2522-1396.2017.08.50
Section
General Problems of Surgery