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what is the normal size of a thyroid gland
A 61-year-old female asked:
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Remnant: It is likely from the remnant of the thyroid tissue left behind. Sometimes it grows to meet the demand. On the other hand, it may also be just scarr ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Thyroiditis : If blood work is normal, just watch it
A 24-year-old female asked:
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Likely benign: Cystic hypoechoic nodule is usually benign particularly without solid components.However some malignant tumors have cystic components. Most nodules le ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
35 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Check with your doc: Tsh, ft3 and ft4
pretty much standard.
A 21-year-old male asked:
23 years experience Endocrinology
Thyroid: You need to have your neck examined by a doctor.. It could be a lymphnode or thyroid nodule/cyst
A 27-year-old female asked:
40 years experience Endocrinology
Common: Small cysts and nodules of the thyroid are common in the population, especially in women. As long as they are small, they have no clinical significan ... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
50 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Yes, but often enlar: The autoimmune process in hashimoto's thyroiditis can cause shrinking, but often involves enlargement of the thyroid gland, especially in the early ph ... Read More
A female asked:
43 years experience Pathology
Multinodular: This type of goiter is common and poorly understood. It's basically harmless and cancers seldom arise here.
A 19-year-old female asked:
55 years experience General Surgery
Concern: Thyroid gland do not change in size that much. Majority of thyroid nodules are benign, increase in size is a concern , should have fna biopsy (cytol ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
42 years experience Endocrinology
Thyroid hormone: Yes.
An abnormal thyroid (Eg. Graves, multinodular goiter) may continue to make thyroid hormone even while taking synthroid (thyroxine).
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