Top
30
Doctor insights on: Cause Of Cyst In Thyroid Isthmus

Share
1

1
Why is thyroid isthmus transected into two pieces?

Why is thyroid isthmus transected into two pieces?

Thyroid isthmus: Why is thyroid isthmus transected into two pieces? ANS: that is the way it evolved. No why that I know of. ...Read more

Cyst (Definition)

A cyst is a structure or mass that consists of a cellular lined sac. It is typically filled with fluid but may be filled with solid material. It can be congenital, traumatic, or acquired. They may develop nearly anywhere in the body and usually require complete excision for eradication or they are likely to recur. Fluid filled sacs that are not cellular lined ...Read more


2

2
How can I prevent thyroid isthmus enlargement?

How can I prevent thyroid isthmus enlargement?

Careful monitoring: Serial ultrasounds and physicial exams, coupled with thyroid function studies, Make sure to obtain antithyroidantibodies to rule out thyroiditis ...Read more

3

3
FMy right thyroid lobe measures 5.7 x 3.1 x 3.6 and the left thyroid lobe measures 6.0 x 2.8 x 2.8 CM in dimensions. The thyroid isthmus measures 0.8 c?

FMy right thyroid lobe measures 5.7 x 3.1 x 3.6 and the left thyroid lobe measures 6.0 x 2.8 x 2.8 CM in dimensions. The thyroid isthmus measures 0.8 c?

Normal: Hi. Yep, sounds pretty darn normal. Was there a question associated with that, or are you just proud of your thyroid??? ...Read more

4

4
Thyroid ultrasound The right thyroid lobe measures 4.7 x 1.6 x 2.4cm. The thyroid isthmus measures 7mm. The left thyroid lobe measures 5.2 x 1.6 x 1.7cm?

Thyroid ultrasound The right thyroid lobe measures 4.7 x 1.6 x 2.4cm. The thyroid isthmus measures 7mm. The left thyroid lobe measures 5.2 x 1.6 x 1.7cm?

Thyroid: We don't know anything about you to try to make sense of the measurements you are giving us? How tall or how gig are you? Why did you have a thyroid ultrasound? Were there any nodules? Where do you live? Is there visible enlargement of your thyroid gland? You need to speak to the doctor that prescribed the ultrasound to answer your specific questions. ...Read more

5

5
I always feel like I have a lump in my throat and my thyroid isthmus was measured at 5.4mm thick, does this usually require surgery?

I always feel like I have a lump in my throat and my thyroid isthmus was measured at 5.4mm thick, does this usually require surgery?

Sounds normal: Doesn't sound like anything is wrong. It does sound like you've had a thyroid ultrasound, and the important result would be the presence of one or more significant nodules. Routine lab results would also be important. Ask whomever ordered your testing in the first place. The need for thyroid surgery should be pretty low in your case. ...Read more

8

8
Do thyroid cysts cause indigestion?

Do thyroid cysts cause indigestion?

No: Thyroid cysts are common and generally totally benign. Ask your doctor. ...Read more

9

9
What causes cysts on thyroid?

Thyroid cysts: Many people have a goiter (thyroid enlargement) and sometimes this is a multinodular goiter. Sometimes these nodules form pockets or cysts. These fluid filled cysts can sometimes get large. Usually, this is a benign condition. Rarely, a thyroid cancer can be partially cystic. A multinodular goiter and thyroid cysts need to be evaluated carefully with a thyroid ultrasound and needle biopsy. ...Read more

11

11
What is a complex thyroid cyst? I had one that was 3mm and 4mm. One went away and now I have a new one. I have subclinic hashimotos. Can that cause?

What is a complex thyroid cyst? I had one that was 3mm and 4mm. One went away and now I have a new one. I have subclinic hashimotos. Can that cause?

Complex thyroid cyst: Https://www. Thyroid. Org/wp-content/uploads/patients/brochures/Nodules_brochure. Pdf

Nodules are associated with Hashimoto's, as is iodine deficiency and family history. The cyst since it contains solid elements should be monitored and if larger around 8-10 mm should be biopsied to check for malignancy. Which easy to treat successfully. F/u/ w/ doc ...Read more

12

12
Family medicine what causes cysts in the liver and in the thyroid?

Family medicine what causes cysts in the liver and in the thyroid?

Cysts: Cysts in the liver and in the thyroid are not related. Both are usually benign conditions. Most liver cysts are due to hemangioma blood collection and are usually benign. Some complex cysts need further evaluation. ...Read more

15

15
Can a thyroid cyst less than 1 cm cause blood in saliva?

Can a thyroid cyst less than 1 cm cause blood in saliva?

No, but...: A true thyroid cyst does nothing and are just there. When they get big (not ...Read more

16

16
I have a cyst on my left thyroid, would this cause weight gain or make it hard to lose weight?

Not usually: It should not cause weight gain unless it affect your thyroid function. The only way to know is the get a blood test for thyroid function. Often, a cyst or nodule will have no effect on how the thyroid is functioning thus should not play a role in your weight. ...Read more

17

17
I have been diagnosed with one 7mm cyst on my right lobe of the thyroid gland and one of 9mm on the left lobe. Can this cause dizziness and choking?

I have been diagnosed with one 7mm cyst on my right lobe of the thyroid gland and one of 9mm on the left lobe. Can this cause dizziness and choking?

No: Small thyroid nodules and cysts are common in the general population, especially women over age 40. These cysts usually have no clinical significance, and are too small to cause any symptoms. A 9mm cyst is the size of a pea. ...Read more

19

19
I want to know if botox which I had in my neck can cause complications such as hyperthyroid and a thyroid nodular cyst?

I want to know if botox which I had in my neck can cause complications such as hyperthyroid and a thyroid nodular cyst?

Botox & Thyroid: Botox is injected superficially. Hyperthyroidism or thyroid nodular cysts resulting from Botox injections have never been reported. I recommend you check your thyroid function with your primary care provider or endocrinologist ...Read more

20

20
I did ultrasound on cd2 it showed that I have 4 cyst on my left ovary. But hormone blood test are all normal no thyroid what is the cause of it?

I did ultrasound on cd2 it showed that I have 4 cyst on my left ovary. But hormone blood test are all normal no thyroid what is the cause of it?

May be normal: Ovarian cysts are part of the menstrual cycle during reproductive years of a woman. Please consult this site for more information and consult your doctor.
http://women. Webmd. Com/guide/ovarian-cysts. ...Read more

21

21
Does hyperthyroid and a tiny thyroid nodular cyst cause difficulty swallowing?

Does hyperthyroid and a tiny thyroid nodular cyst cause difficulty swallowing?

Swallowing.: If you are hyperthyroid your doctor who diagnosed that should be treating you for it.

A tiny thyroid nodular cyst should not cause difficulty swallowing. You should probably have your doctor refer you to an Ear, Nose, and Throat specialist. ...Read more

22

22
Can a thyroid cyst, thyroiditis or goiter cause food or pills to get stuck in the throat?

Can a thyroid cyst, thyroiditis or goiter cause food or pills to get stuck in the throat?

Goiter - yes: Due to the size of a thyroid goiter, it can compress the esophagus. This can increase the chance of causing pills and food to become stuck. A simple thyroid cyst or classic thyroiditis should not cause this symptom. ...Read more

24

24
I saw an ENT and he said that my thyroid cyst is to small to cause difficulty swallowing. Can hyperthyroidism cause swallowing difficulty?

I saw an ENT and he said that my thyroid cyst is to small to cause difficulty swallowing. Can hyperthyroidism cause swallowing difficulty?

Swallowing: Hyperthyroidism can cause any number of symptoms but why did the ENT doctor not pay attention to your swallowing difficulty?

Ask your primary doctor to refer you to someone else for an evaluation of your swallowing problem. ...Read more

25

25
131 radiation for thyroid cancer caused problems in my parotid gland. Fna reveals cyst AND tumor of partoid gland. What should I do. Remove or watch?

131 radiation for thyroid cancer caused problems in my parotid gland. Fna reveals cyst AND tumor of partoid gland. What should I do. Remove or watch?

Benign tumor?: Hi. I'm sorry about the parotid gland; usually the lemon drops during the therapy period prevent that. I am assuming it's not a malignant tumor, or your doc would have already told you it needs to come out (I've never seen sialadenitis from 131-I cause cancer). Confer with the ENT surgeon you're seeing about risks vs. Benefits of removal. Good luck! ...Read more

26

26
Can thyroid and poly cystic ovarian syndrome cause ankles to swell?

Possibly: Hypothyroidism can cause swelling and fluid retention. Pcos causes weight gain, but not fluid swelling. However, if your thyroid levels are normal, I would look for a different cause for the swelling. In your age group, the most common causes would be varicose veins, weight related swelling, and/or excess salt intake. ...Read more

27

27
I have a fatty lump on my neck that swells up causes me pain from time to time is it just a cyst?

I have a fatty lump on my neck that swells up causes me pain from time to time is it just a cyst?

NECK LUMP: It sounds as if it, indeed, may be a cyst, don't fool around with it. Don't squeeze it. See your doctor to make sure it's nothig more than a cyst. ...Read more

28

28
What causes painful cyst at the back of my neck?

What causes painful cyst at the back of my neck?

Sebaceous Cyst: Most often due to sebaceous cyst (skin oil accumulation) caused by plugging of skin oil gland near hair follicles. Often they can have bacterial infections and inflammation causing pain. Should see md to insure it is not a boil or actual infection rather than cyst. May need antibiotics and drainage or removal. ...Read more

30

30
My neck hurts all the time. It gets very stiff and achy. It also causes me to get headaches. I had a cyst removed from my neck about 4 years ago, this?

My neck hurts all the time. It gets very stiff and achy. It also causes me to get headaches. I had a cyst removed from my neck about 4 years ago, this?

See a pain doctor: For an evaluation. This may be due to degenerative condition in your neck such as spondylosis, facet disease or disk disease. It could also be a a result of poor posture at work or in general. ...Read more

Dr. Thomas Fiala
13 Doctors shared insights

Thyroid (Definition)

The thyroid is an endocrine gland that sits in the lower part of the neck. It produces thyroid hormone - which ...Read more