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Could A Thick Neck Be A Sign Of Thyroid Disease
I have undergone surgery for thyroid disease and it left some thick scar on my neck. What is the solution to flat the scar? Any remedy pls?
You can have problems with they thyroid making too much or too little thyroid hormone. You can also have problems with it being too large (goiter) of having nodules or cysts in it. There are also occasional thyroid cancers. Most thyroid problems can be easily diagnosed and treated ...Read more
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. ...Read more
I have showed some signs of thyroid disease like being always tired, and I've showed some symptoms that come and go ?
I've had thyroid issues in the past and am having clinical signs again. My dr recommended checking bloodwork but she only checked my TSH (it's normal). Is this the normal/best way to monitor for thyroid disease?
Hi, my TSH levels are 1.3 my Doc says this is normal , they wont do FT3 and FT4. I am showing all signs of thyroid disease, it runs in family too.
Maybe not: You don't say what is wrong with your thyroid, and what medications you are on. If the sx in your neck are from an enlarged thyroid (goiter), the medications may or may not help. It would be important to figure out exactly what is causing your symptoms. Usually a modest size goiter does not cause symptoms. ...Read more