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... I was recently diagnosed with a Hurthle cells in my left thyroid lobe. My doctor recommended me to get my left lobe removed because of the risk of cancer. ... (13 replies)
... hurthle cell metaplasia. My ENT states I need to have part of my thyroid removed, however wants me to see an endocrinologist first to make sure my thyroid level is normal before she does the surgery. She said it was to dangerous to perform the surgery if my levels were still low. ... (21 replies)
... The specimen consists of numerous follicular cells, a few macrophags, Hurthle cells, and colloid. This is consistent with a benign thyroid nodule, cellular type, with involutional changes and Hurthle cell metaplasia. ... (13 replies)

... loser or whatever.....My g.p. told me after he received the results of the FNA and it showed a proliferation of Hurthle cells to never having heard of them. ... (21 replies)
... Your ENT is doing everything correct. ... (21 replies)
... I am not trying to worry you. The reason I had a partial was because I had some hurthle cells in a nodule. In my situation it did turn out to be malignant but I am doing good. ... (21 replies)
... I had a biopsy a year ago that showed a "benign follicular lesion". hmmmmmmmmmm, however, I have had nothing but conflicting advice on what to do about a follicular lesion. It is the most common diagnosis there is. ... (13 replies)
... My FNB also showed hurthle cells. I have been reading everything I could find. ... (13 replies)
... Two out of seven smears show many small clusters of reactive follicular cells with Hurthle cell metaplasia and crushed lymphocytes in a hemorrhagic background. There is no papillary configuration or specific nuclear atypia. ... (28 replies)
... thats what I mean about this site everyone is so supportive. ... (5 replies)
... Thanks Reece for your help! So, most people dont' get Hurthle cells on biopsies? ... (4 replies)
... Two out of seven smears show many small clusters of reactive follicular cells with Hurthle cell metaplasia and crushed lymphocytes in a hemorrhagic background. There is no papillary configuration or specific nuclear atypia. ... (4 replies)
... My ENT is going to do a frozen section during the op, but finding follicular or hurthle cell cancer is rarely done that way. But he did say that if he didn't like the look of it when he opens me up, he will take the whole thing out then and there. ... (11 replies)
... I actually didn't think anything of it before the surgery. I had my right lobe removed due to a nodule. In my case it did turn out to be cancer and that is when I freaked out. ... (21 replies)
... I do not know what else will be done I will find that out the End of this month. ... (21 replies)
... I had swollen thyroids with nodules that were solid homogeneous. The first biopsy was inconclusive. The second showed hurthle cells and so presented the possibility of cancer. ... (21 replies)
... My feeling was, "I don't care what it is, I want it out! ... (20 replies)
... I'm sort of going through the same situation. Today, I learned the nodule on my thyroid has Hurthle cells, something that didnt show up on my last 3 FNA's through the last 5 years. ... (13 replies)
... The cell block sections and direct smears are sparsely to moderately cellular and well preserved. Loose clusters of follicular cells with extensive Hurthle cell metaplasia are present in a hemorrhagic background. Grooves and a rare non specific intranuclear inclusion noted. Colloid is minimal. Focal crushed lymphocytes are present. ... (0 replies)
... hurthle cells" from my biopsy. Three endo's agreed I don't need surgery. I've questioned them endlessly after much research. They sd they've had patients with hurthle cells that are big red flags and do need surgery, mine are typical of Hashimotos'. I sd "then why don't all hashi people get them? ... (4 replies)


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