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inflammation of the thyroid in children

A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Go to your doc: If it is inflamed it may be a recurrence of the thyroiditis and you may need prescription meds to manage it. Contact your treating doc without delay & ... Read More

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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Inflammation : Inflammation does not always cause pain, particularly when you're referring to the thyroid and hashimoto's. Some thyroiditis can be painful, but most ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Yes...: Most common presentation before overt hormone alteration related symptoms. Take aspirin when it hurts it will help.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
15 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
Great question: I looked up pathophysiology of hashimotos and it states that its poorly understood. Maybe a pathologist can help answering this question. My guess w ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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Thyroid: Everyone has a thyroid gland unless has been surgically removed. Post partum thyroiditis indicates inflammation. Blood testing of thyroid hormone lev ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
20 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
No need for panic: Small thyroid nodules is frequently encountered in people with hashimotos. These nodules seem to be small and of no clinical significance unless size ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Throiditis: Is inflammation of the thyroid gland and yes with a swollen neck and a nodule you do have an inflammatory condition. Acupuncture and chinese medicine ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
30 years experience Pediatrics
Unlikely if treated: Among the most common complications arising from overt hypothyroidism during pregnancy are preeclampsia/hypertension, placental rupture, preterm deliv ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
No: I am going to assume that your thyrioditis is de Quervain's subacute granulomatous thyroiditis. This almost always goes away without causing much trou ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Hashimotos: Could be lymph nodes , with Hashimots and even with allergies colds the lymph nodes in the neck may be prominent and palpable. F/u/ w/ MD

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