Key questions on thyroid swelling (1 CPD hour)
Endocrinologists Professor Karim Meeran and Dr Raj Tanday answer questions from Dr Mandy Fry on distinguishing causes of a goitre, referring a thyroid swelling and determining who needs investigations.
This module will update your knowledge on thyroid swelling, including:
- Features of a goitre that are cause for concern
- In what circumstances to refer a thyroid swelling under the two-week wait rule
- How to decide which patients should have surgical removal of a goitre
- Drugs and foods that can cause thyroid swellings