Thyroid Disease Basics What's Thyroid Biopsy? Share Pin Email More in Thyroid Disease Basics Symptoms and Risk Factors Testing and Diagnosis Treatment Holistic Treatment Weight Loss Conditions Hypothyroidism Impacts to Women's Health Dealing with Doctors Hyperthyroidism Thyroid Cancer News, Lawsuits and Recalls Related Conditions Endocrine Autoimmune Diseases View All Updated April 20, 2016 Thyroid biopsy are sometimes needed to check for certain things in the nodule. This video will teach you why it is needed and what doctors are looking to find. Up Next Up Next Article What Tests are Used to Diagnose a Thyroid Condition? Up Next Article How to Check Your Neck for Thyroid Cancer Up Next Article Avoiding Unnecessary Thyroid Surgery With the Afirma Test Up Next Video What's a Thyroid Imaging Test?