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Hyperthyroidism Difficulty Swallowing
Tracheomalacia: Tracheomalacia (from trachea and Greek ???????, softening) is a condition characterized by flaccidity of the tracheal support cartilage which leads to tracheal collapse especially when increased airflow is demanded. The trachea normally dilates slightly during inspiration and narrows slightly during expiration. These processes are exaggerated in tracheomalacia, leading to airway collapse . REwiki ...Read more
Since Botox does not cause hyperthyroidism and difficulty swallowing then why was I diagnosed and developed with this condition? Why did it happen?
Illogical question: Hi. You said it (correctly); Botox and hyperthyroidism are not related. Is can just as easily and accurately be said that Botox does not PREVENT hyperthyroidism. There are several causes of hyperthyroidism, most likely Graves' disease (autoimmune), subacute thyroiditis (self limited course of hyperthyroidism), and a benign hyperfunctioning tumor (not so common). None are related to Botox. ...Read more
Can hyperthyroidism alone cause difficulty swallowing? Swallowing not painful, I just feel the food when I swallow. I need to consciously swallow
Dysphagia: No. Hyperthyroidism alone will not cause difficulty swallowing, although you are not describing any difficulty, just awareness which is most likely due to anxiety. You have given us no information about yourself, not even your age, let alone medical, social or psychiatric history making it impossible to offer you a relevant response. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I saw an ENT and he said that my thyroid cyst is to small to cause difficulty swallowing. Can hyperthyroidism cause swallowing difficulty?
Gave birth last month & now i feel like my hyperthyroidism is back. Anxiety, difficulty swallowing, can't sleep. Y didn't I have it while pregnant?
Can hyperthyroidism cause inflamed thyroid and cause difficulty swallowing, coughing, and choking sensation?
Yes: Hyperthyroidism can result from inflammation of the thyroid (subacute thyroiditis). There will be pain and swelling of the thyroid that can feel like a sore throat, and cause trouble swallowing. If the thyroid is large enough, you can also have a choking sensation. Treatment for this condition is different than the usual treatment for an overactive thyroid. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
At first I thought it was the Botox that caused difficulty swallowing but my doctor did a thyroid blood test and says it's hyperthyroid. ?
PAIN ON LEFT CHEST WITH LITTLE INFLAMMATION. TINGLING SENSATION ALL OVER MY BODY. SOMETIMES DIFFICULTY SWALLOWING SALIVA. BACK PAIN . Hyperthyroidism?
All over: your symptoms are all aver the map and all over the body. something will be hard to guess or even suggest anything. please go and see your doctor you are not going to have any answer on line that will actually help. good luck ...Read more
I have hyperthyroid plus a nodule cyst. I still have difficulty swallowing. I'm going to see an endocrinologist. Do you think I might need surgery?
Wait your doctor: will explain to you , unusual , thyroid nodule that will cause difficulty in swallowing , even huge goiters will not , but some times possible surgery done for malignancy , most likely your doctor will aspirate the cyst test for malignant cells ( FNA biopsy ) and treat you with medications , look for other causes for your swallowing problem. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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