Percutaneous Ethanol Injection (PEI) in a Patient with Cystic Thyroid Nodule
Percutaneous ethanol injection in a benign cystic thyroid nodule is an alternative procedure to surgical therapy. In this case, percutaneous ethanol injection method was performed in a 76-year-old female patient with a gross cystic thyroid nodule. There was no complication and recurrence after the therapy. This method is a safe and effective therapeutic tool for the treatment of benign cystic thyroid nodules.
KeywordEthanol injection Thyroid Cystic nodule Scintigraphy