The thyroid nodule size alone is not a reason for surgical intervention

Surgical resection of large cytologically benign thyroid nodules thyroid nodules thyroid nodules is not recommended in the absence of other clinical indications.

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The surgery itself is associated with potential risks, including increased physical and psychological morbidity, as well as a more substantial financial burden, compared with the alternative approach of close clinical follow-up of cytologically benign nodules.

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