Diagnosis and Management of Thyroid Nodules

Authoring Organization

Publication Month/Year

May 1, 2016

Last Updated Month/Year

November 28, 2022

Document Type


External Publication Status


Country of Publication


Inclusion Criteria

Female, Male, Adult, Older adult

Health Care Settings

Ambulatory, Hospital, Operating and recovery room, Outpatient

Intended Users

Nurse, nurse practitioner, physician, physician assistant


Diagnosis, Management

Diseases/Conditions (MeSH)

D016606 - Thyroid Nodule


differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC), thyroid nodules

Source Citation

Hossein Gharib, Enrico Papini, Jeffrey R. Garber, Daniel S. Duick, R. Mack Harrell, Laszlo Hegedüs, Ralf Paschke, Roberto Valcavi, and Paolo Vitti (2016) AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGISTS, AMERICAN COLLEGE OF ENDOCRINOLOGY, AND ASSOCIAZIONE MEDICI ENDOCRINOLOGI MEDICAL GUIDELINES FOR CLINICAL PRACTICE FOR THE DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT OF THYROID NODULES – 2016 UPDATE. Endocrine Practice: May 2016, Vol. 22, No. Supplement 1, pp. 1-60.