They also do tests to learn if cancer has spread to another part of the body from. . Also, CT scans of the chest may be needed to look to see if thyroid cancer has
A CT scan can also be used to look for spread into distant organs such as the lungs. A CT scan (also called cat scan) of a patient with a diagnosis of papillary thyroid cancer. The CAT scan is a mirror image of the patient. Therefore objects on the left side of the xray are actually on the right side of the body.
Thyroid cancer is a cancerous tumor or growth (nodule) located within the thyroid gland.. radiology studies (such as ultrasound, MRI, or CT scan) done for an unrelated reason.. Do all thyroid nodules require fine needle aspiration biopsy?