A 42-year-old female asked:
Are there ways to prevent thyroid nodules when you have hasimoto?
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ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 34 years experience
Not that we know of: It helps to use iodized salt, eat a well balanced diet. Get vitamins through fruits and vegetables. Not all patients with hashimotos get nodules, they are just a little more difficult to figure out if they are a serious problem or not when they occur.
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Surgical Oncology 36 years experience
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