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Table 5 (abstract A11). The scoring system of US features (patterns) assessed in thyroid nodules/focal lesions. Low risk US pattern – 0 < 3 points; intermediate risk US pattern – ≥ 3 < 7 points; high risk US pattern - ≥ 7 points [3]

From: Abstracts and short papers from the 5th Congress of the Polish Thyroid Association, Poznan, 3-5 September, 2015

CODE (each feature – 1 point)
C Calcifications Max. no. of points – 4
O Orientation
D Doppler
E Echogenicity
HELM (each feature – 0.5 point)
H Halo Max. no. of points – 2
E Echostructure
L Largeness
M Margin
AL (each feature – 3 points)
A Augmentation Max. no. of points – 6
L Lymph node involvement