This post involves a personal experience from a free lance writer who asked me whether we (EM or primary care docs) should/can be doing bedside ultrasound for an assessment of the thyroid when we feel something wrong – even if its for the sole purpose of expediting care and biopsy, or alleviating concerns with a negative study. 862 more words
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What is this service and why is it needed?
An ultrasound of the thyroid produces pictures of the thyroid gland and the adjacent structures in the neck. 941 more words