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Area Near Thyroid Is Tender
Hello, I have had two thyroid biopsy in the past and lately i noticed pain in that area in my neck. It hurts to touch it. Very sore.
For the last 3 days I have had severe pain in my thyroid area when I swallow. I do not have a sore throat. The pain is deep in my neck. Any ideas?
I've had a scratchy burning sore throat for 1 month. I have a pain in the thyroid area and tightness with lump feeling in throat. Throat cancer?
I had half of my thyroid taken out now on the opposite side, it really hurts, tender to touch.. Is it tbc?
What to do if I had half of my thyroid taken out now on the opposite side, it really hurts, tender to touch.. tbc?
Thyroid: You need to see your thyroid surgeon as soon as you can. ...Read more
My thyroid feels tender. Ate sharp food that hurt pretty bad yesterday. Coughing. And are you suppose to be able to move your thyroid around? I can?
Sore thyroid: Are you sure it is the thyroid that is sore and swollen? If so, it could be subacute thyroiditis, which is thyroid inflammation, which often resolves by itself (there could be transient changes in thyroid blood levels). Autoimmune thyroid disease (eg. Hashimotos) can sometimes do this. Either of these usually involves the whole thyroid, not just one side. See your doctor. ...Read more
Not directly: Estrogen is the main cause of breast tenderness, and the reason breast tenderness occurs during puberty, in early pregnancy, and for some women every month. Thyroid hormone can change the amount of binding proteins for estrogen, and at least temporarily change estrogen levels, but would not cause breast problems directly. ...Read more