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Thyromegaly: Severe thyromegaly (goiter) can cause difficulty swallowing, difficulty breathing, or hoarseness and usually without hormonal changes. Thyroid glands that cause these symptoms are usually large enough for you to feel by palpating at the base of your neck above the collar bones, esp with swallowing. Sometimes you can even see fullness/swelling in the neck. Obesity can hide this exam. ...Read more
My boyfriend has short breaths, palpitations, loss of appetite, discomfort in the throat, burp pains, and anxiety. Tests are normal. Thyroid problem?
Maybe.: What tests were done? The usual tests that are done to rule in or out are thyroid studies, cardiac problems(EKG, stress test), anemia (CBC), GI work up (EGD, Upper GI tests)EENT examinations and of course a good mental status to rule out anxiety or depression. A general physical examination can eliminate some problems. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I suggest: You rethink and meet with a live doctor to help you sort this out, you are 99.99% mistaken. ...Read more
Nothing if treated!: If treated appropriately, you do not have to have any long-term consequences from hyperthyroidism. If left untreated, the most serious concern is a heart problem like rapid or irregular heartbeat. Longstanding hyperthyroidism can cause osteoporosis (fragile bones) and fractures. If untreated, other issues can be psychiatric disease, weight loss, trouble sleeping, or eye disease. ...Read more
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