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My thyroid is tender to touch, swollen lymph nodes on both side of jaw for about 2 weeks. Dr said no nodules in thyriod. Bloodwork came back fine.

My thyroid is tender to touch, swollen lymph nodes on both side of jaw for about 2 weeks. Dr said no nodules in thyriod.  Bloodwork came back fine.

Follow up: You need follow up with your doctor ,and may be treated with antibiotic and if no respond, you may need to have biopsy for definite diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Pleural fremitus is a palpable vibration of the wall of the thorax caused by friction between the parietal and visceral pleura of the lungs. See pleural friction rub for the auditory ...Read more


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I have a cyst on the isthmus of the thyroid gland. It is tender to touch. How can I remove it?

I have a cyst on the isthmus of the thyroid gland. It is tender to touch. How can I remove it?

SCAN IT: Thyroid cancer can show in several ways.Discovered in time is curable.Have it examined by n ENT and follow his recomendations. ...Read more

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Thyroid is tender to the touch. Just started today. I do feel a bit of a cold coming on as well. Definitely not a sore throat. I'm 9 weeks pregnant. ?

Thyroid is tender to the touch. Just started today. I do feel a bit of a cold coming on as well. Definitely not a sore throat. I'm 9 weeks pregnant. ?

Hashimotoes thyroidi: thyroiditis is likely especially if pregnant , get to your obgyn for thyroid testing , baby needs healthy thyroid in mom to grow right , , hope all is ok , just be sure thyroid is ok. God bless your motherhood ,breats feed , hope you have a healthy baby . ...Read more

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I had half of my thyroid taken out now on the opposite side, it really hurts, tender to touch.. Is it tbc?

I had half of my thyroid taken out now on the opposite side, it really hurts, tender to touch.. Is it tbc?

It could be: Thyroid inflammation causing pain. If you just had the surgery, make sure you're not having post-operative bleeding. If the area is swollen, make sure your doctor sees it soon. ...Read more

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I feel a discomfort below my adams for 4days now and dry throat. I don't see any inflamm. and it is a little tender to touch is it my thyroid?

I feel a discomfort below my adams for 4days now and dry throat. I don't see any inflamm. and it is a little tender to touch is it my thyroid?

Possibly. : Examination by a physician could help define this better. If the tenderness is indeed the thyroid, some tests would help define it better. ...Read more

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My thyrohyoid membrane (between hyoid bone and thyroid cartilage) hurts a lot when it is touched, like a sore pain. Could this be serious?

My thyrohyoid membrane (between hyoid bone and thyroid cartilage) hurts a lot when it is touched, like a sore pain. Could this be serious?

Pain: Any medical problem can result in pain. If you have not done so yet please see your doctor. If she/he has evaluated you and found no issue ask for a referral to a head and neck doctor. They too might not find something but you need to try. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if my thyrohyoid membrane (between hyoid bone and thyroid cartilage) hurts a lot when it is touched, like a sore pain. is this normal?

Not normal: There are things that can occur there like thyroglossal duct cysts, dermoid cysts, lymph nodes, and other things to name a few. Maybe you can't feel something small that is developing but basically you should see an ENT for a thorough check. ...Read more

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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