A 31-year-old member asked:
i have hypothyroids and i feel something in my throat all the time could it be a goiter?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Allen Seely answered
30 years experience General Practice
Goiter =throat pain: Yes! a goiter (enlarged thyroid gland @ base of neck) can cause 'something in throat' sensation as well as difficulty swallowing. A simple ultrasound test can be done to tell for sure but you need an examination by your physician.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013
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