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what are some signs of thyroid disease and dangers of not treating?

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Dr. David Geffner
53 years experience Endocrinology
Many: There are many different kinds of "thyroid disease". If you think you have one find a thyroidologist through the american thyroid association or ask your doctor to see you to determine if you need tests.
Answered on Jun 15, 2018
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