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nodule

[nod-yool] a small, solid lump that can be felt or seen on an imaging test. See also imaging tests, tumor.

How is thyroid cancer diagnosed? | American Cancer Society

... (Solid nodules are more likely to be cancerous.) It can also be used to check
the number and size of thyroid nodules. How a nodule looks on ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/thyroidcancer/detailedguide/thyroid-cancer-diagnosis

What is thyroid cancer? | American Cancer Society

... Benign thyroid nodules sometimes can be left alone (not treated) as long as ...
nodes, the lungs, or liver even before a thyroid nodule is discovered. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/thyroidcancer/detailedguide/thyroid-cancer-what-is-thyroid-cancer

Exams and tests to look for lung cancer

... smokers. Most lung nodules seen on CT scans are not cancer. ... causes. But
tests are often needed to be sure a nodule is not cancer. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/lungcancer-non-smallcell/moreinformation/lungcancerpreventionandearlydetection/lung-cancer-prevention-and-early-detection-exams-and-tests

New Test May Reduce Unnecessary Thyroid Cancer ...

... use of thyroid ultrasound, which can detect small thyroid nodules that might ...
a nodule, lump, or swelling in the neck, sometimes growing rapidly; pain ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/new-test-may-reduce-unnecessary-thyroid-cancer-surgeries

How is thyroid cancer found? | American Cancer Society

... nodules are solid or filled with fluid. (Solid ones are more likely to be cancer.)
It can also be used to help guide a biopsy needle into a nodule to ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/thyroidcancer/overviewguide/thyroid-cancer-overview-diagnosed

Thyroid Cancer Overview

... nodules are solid or filled with fluid. (Solid ones are more likely to be cancer.)
It can also be used to help guide a biopsy needle into a nodule to ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/acspc-030369-pdf.pdf

Types of lymphoma of the skin

... Subcutaneous panniculitis-like T-cell lymphoma: This rare lymphoma invades
the deepest layers of the skin, where it causes nodules (lumps) to ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/lymphomaoftheskin/detailedguide/lymphoma-of-the-skin-types-of-skin-lymphoma

New Test May Reduce Unnecessary Thyroid Cancer ...

... use of thyroid ultrasound, which can detect small thyroid nodules that might ...
a nodule, lump, or swelling in the neck, sometimes growing rapidly; pain ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/new-test-may-reduce-unnecessary-thyroid-cancer-surgeries

Thyroid Cancer

... (Solid nodules are more likely to be cancerous.) It can also be used to check
the number and size of thyroid nodules. How a nodule looks on ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003144-pdf.pdf

Lung Biopsies Carry Risks

... Nodules are detected in as many as 25% of patients who have a CT scan ...
through the chest wall and into the lung to get a sample of the nodule. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/lung-biopsies-carry-risks