adenomatous goiter

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adenomatous goiter

[‚ad·ən‚ō′ma·təs ′gȯit·ər]
(medicine)
An asymmetric goiter due to isolated nodular masses of thyroid tissue. Also known as multiple colloid goiter; nodular goiter.
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The common causes of solitary thyroid nodules are adenomatous goitre, neoplasms and chronic thyroiditis.
7%) non-neoplastic lesions [Nodule of nodular goitre, colloid goitre and adenomatous goitre.
of Cases (N=62) Adenomatous Goitre 57% Follicular Adenoma 26% Follicular Carcinoma 6% Follicular Variant of PTC 11% Note: Table made from pie chart.