A 33-year-old female asked:
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can a fluctuation in the thyroid levels cause difficulty swallowing, throat clearing, hoarness, vocal cord fatigue? no enlarged thyroid & no nodules

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Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Because thyroid: hormone has a very long half-life, it's levels generally don't "fluctuate". No, they won't cause those symptoms.
Answered on Oct 16, 2014

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