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Doctor insights on: Cause Of One Eye To Be Larger Thyroid

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Thyroid (Definition)

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


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I have thyroid hypertension but also have grave disease i went to eye doctor they one of my eyes is out of line what cause this?

I have thyroid hypertension but also have grave disease i went to eye doctor they one of my eyes is out of line what cause this?

Graves disease: Graves disease can be associated with exophthalmus, where the eyes bulge out. Hyperhthyroidism can cause hypertension also, you need to have your disease adequately controlled. Follow up with your endocrinologist. ...Read more

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I have dry eyes and take restasis for that and i had a big dose of rai for thyroid cancer can I take Accutane to treat acne since it cause dry eyes to?

I have dry eyes and take restasis for that and i had a big dose of rai for thyroid cancer can I take Accutane to treat acne since it cause dry eyes to?

Small risk: Accutane can cause conjunctival irritation and secondarily eye dryness. If your eyes are dry to begin with and you add the dryness of accutane, then your dryness can increase. At your age i would have expected acne to be attenuated but you certainly can try Accutane with an understanding of the risks. ...Read more

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What could cause of neck pain, eye pain when I look up or to the sides, but only in one eye, and dizziness?

What could cause of neck pain, eye pain when I look up or to the sides, but only in one eye, and dizziness?

See your doctor: There are several conditions that can cause the symptoms that you described. Although some may be benign, there are others that should be treated. I suggest you see an eye doctor as soon as these symptoms appear. ...Read more

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Pain above one eye, which gets worse when I bend forward or stoop down. Pain in head and inner ear and neck all on right side. Cause?

Pain above one eye, which gets worse when I bend forward or stoop down. Pain in head and inner ear and neck all on right side. Cause?

Migraine headache: Most migraine headaches involve just one side of the head with ear pain as part of the symptoms. See a neurologist if pain persists. ...Read more

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Can pinched nerves, bulg.Discs in neck cause myasthenia gravis? I have one eye lower than other, feel like choking couple days and snoring for months..

Can pinched nerves, bulg.Discs in neck cause myasthenia gravis? I have one eye lower than other, feel like choking couple days and snoring for months..

Maybe the opposite?: Myasthenia gravis is a chronic autoimmune neuromuscular disease. In myasthenia gravis, your immune system produces antibodies that block your muscles' receptor sites for an acetylcholine, causing muscle weakness. The condition may cause weakness in your neck, arms and legs, but this usually happens along with muscle weakness and not the other way around. ...Read more

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3 yr old has a big swollen lymph node on one side of neck that has been there formonths. Blood work normal.purple circles under eyes?possibilities?

3 yr old has a big swollen lymph node on one side of neck that has been there formonths. Blood work normal.purple circles under eyes?possibilities?

See your doctor: A small persistent lymph node is common in small children. Larger or growing lymph nodes may be of concern. Repeating lab tests, physical exam by the same doctor is important. ...Read more

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What would be causes for swollen neck lymph nodes that are not going away, intermittent voice hoarseness, drainage in one ear, blurriness in one eye?

What would be causes for swollen neck lymph nodes that are not going away, intermittent voice hoarseness, drainage in one ear, blurriness in one eye?

Must see your doctor: Need good oropharyngeal examination , need to find the fuse of enlarged lymph nodes , and hoarseness , and to make sure is not related to a malignant disease. See your doctor for ENT referral.\. ...Read more

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How over active would a persons thyroid have to be to cause eye buldging?

How over active would a persons thyroid have to be to cause eye buldging?

No relation: There's no relationship between the activity of the thyroid gland and the presence of thyroid eye disease. The bulging of the eyes is from an antibody reaction that occurs in people who have a dysfunctional thyroid. It occurs in people who have treated and untreated thyroid disease. ...Read more

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What causes ur spine to curve big time like a complete s?I had a fall n hit my head nd back n received a concussion.Also have a lot of pain, neck ect.

What causes ur spine to curve big time like a complete s?I had a fall n hit my head nd back n received a concussion.Also have a lot of pain, neck ect.

So many causes: Spines develop abnormal curves in the same way they can develop abnormal straightening.Causes can be arthritis, vertebral compression; nerve dysfunction, bone, ligament, or muscle injuries, muscle strength imbalances, etc. Some people are born to develop curves (scoliosis), others develop them due to injury.A good do might find the source of the problem and correct it. Not enough space for more :(. ...Read more

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I get headaches behind my eyes is it caused by my hyperactive thyroid?

I get headaches behind my eyes is it caused by my hyperactive thyroid?

Yes: Hyperthyroidism can affect the eye muscles which become inflamed and can cause pain and protrusion fo the eye called exophthalmos. Occasionally the intraocular pressure may go up causing headache and aching of the eyes so you should have an eye exam. Also the blood pressure can go up in hyperthyroidism and this can cause headache. You should be followed carefully by your doctor. ...Read more

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Can starting thyroid medication for hyperthyroid cause your eyes to feel funny?

Can starting thyroid medication for hyperthyroid cause your eyes to feel funny?

Possible: While it is possible that you are having an allergic reaction, it is more likely that you have the eye problem that is associated with hyperthyroidism. If it gets worse or if not better soon see the doctor who prescribed the medication. If not resolved, get a second opinion. ...Read more

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Can thyroid medication for hypothyroid (levoxyl) cause eyes to swell or hurt?

Can thyroid medication for hypothyroid (levoxyl) cause eyes to swell or hurt?

Usually not: Usually not, unless the medication caused the eye to be more dry. More likely it is dry due to the environment or the thyroid condition it's self. It is possible you are developing graves ophthalmopathy (a condition associated with thyroid problems). ...Read more

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Can neck and jaw stiffness with head and ear fullness all be caused by one problem?

Can neck and jaw stiffness with head and ear fullness all be caused by one problem?

Yes. TMJD / TMD: Temporomandibulardisorders - tmd is commonly called "tmj". It is also called "the great impostor" since it mimics symptoms from other conditions. Jaw and neck muscles function in concert. So poor jaw position that strains the jaw muscles also strain neck muscles. Due to the proximity of ear to TMJ (jaw joint) ear fullness, ear pain are quite common with tmd. Tm. ...Read more

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Would lymphoma cause like just one or 2 palpable nodes or like many through out neck and head? Or if all over would it be more like lupus?

Would lymphoma cause like just one or 2 palpable nodes or like many through out neck and head? Or if all over would it be more like lupus?

Dx = biopsy or...: You cannot determine to cause of lymph nodes without a clinical context (eg, they resolve on own or are enlarged from infection) or a lymph node biopsy. The differential diagnosis spans a-to-z -- http://www.Mayoclinicproceedings.Org/article/s0025-6196(11)64620-x/fulltext. ...Read more

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