A 38-year-old female asked:
my bloods are normal, so gp says i have nodule on thyroid. and hav symptoms of overactive thyroid been ill for weeks...pls can u help?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis answered
38 years experience Family Medicine
Thyroid nodule: If you're having symptoms or hyperthyroid, need to return to fp or see endocrinologist for thyroid function tests as well as thyroid ultra-sound/scan/biopsy to determine nature of nodule. If benign, there are medications to help control overactive thyroid, or if necessary, part of the gland can be removed. Docs can advise you best after tests.
Answered on May 3, 2016
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