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The summary below is from the full report titled “Usefulness of Ultrasonography in the Management of Nodular Thyroid Disease.” It is in the 7 November 2000 issue of Annals of Internal Medicine (volume 133, pages 696-700). The authors are E Marqusee, CB Benson, MC Frates, PM Doubilet, PR Larsen, ES Cibas, and SJ Mandel.