hrp0092p2-286 | Thyroid | ESPE2019

Management of Childhood Thyroid Nodules in Children a Large Group of Cases From a Single Center

Sieniawska Joanna , Makuch Magdalena , Mlodawska Anna , Maslowska Kamila , Krawczyk Sylwia , Kapczuk Iga , Ben-Skowronek Iwona

Background: Thyroid nodules are quite common in the adult population (13%)but are relatively rarely diagnosed in childhood (0.2-5%).There is a significantly higher risk of malignancy of paediatric thyroid nodules than that in adult patients. The authors of this publication present the observations of the occurrence, diagnosis, and treatment of patients with thyroid nodules in the Department of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology, Medical University...