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what to eat when you have many thyroid nodules

A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Does not matter: Eating is not likely to have an effect on thyroid nodules. You should seek medical attention and find out the cause of the nodules. Then your doctor c ... Read More
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A 73-year-old female asked:
Dr. Todd Sontag
15 years experience Family Medicine
Thyroid nodules: Most calcifications and thyroid nodules are benign and nothin to worry about.
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Dr. Michael Korona
32 years experience Interventional Radiology
See ENT surgeon. : You may need an ultrasound guided biopsy.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Lang
51 years experience Endocrinology
Yes: Thyroid nodules occur in up to 50% of the worlds population. Modern ultrasound equipment can detect very small nodules that were not detectable with o ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Corinne Deurdulian
21 years experience Radiology
Yes.: Most thyroid nodules remain stable over many years. Some can increase in size and some can decrease. It depends on the composition of the nodule.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Geffner
53 years experience Endocrinology
Lumps in the gland: Nodules may be single or multiple (multinodular goiter) and may be due to benign colloid accumulations or 10% of the time cancer. See a thyroidologist ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Part of the gland: They will move upward with the rest of the gland when you swallow, and you can move them just as you can move your larynx and trachea once you know yo ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Feldman
40 years experience Endocrinology
Depends: Thyroid nodules are very common in the population, especially in women. Most are benign. Biopsy is indicated if they are larger than 1 cm in size an ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steve Martinez
27 years experience Breast Surgery
Variable: Thyroid nodules are variable in their growth patterns. Some can grow quickly in size, particularly if there is a cystic component to the nodule. You ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Rosenthal
17 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Hmm: Other than surgery (which I am not necessarily recommending), generally speaking thyroid nodules do not go away. You should have an ultrasound and po ... Read More
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