A 34-year-old female asked:
Is it possible for thyroid nodules, associated with hashimoto's, to completely disappear without any treatment?
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Pathology 31 years experience
Hashimoto's: Hashimoto's thyroiditis is an autoimmune disorder in which your bodies immune system attacks your thyroid. The thyroid usually shrinks over time in this disease. I would be surprised if thyroid nodules also disappear with this disease. If they grow they should be evaluated at some point.
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