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Dr. Mark Pack
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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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Can i wait 2 months to get my tonsils and thyroid checked?

Can i wait 2 months to get my tonsils and thyroid checked?

It depends: Obviously, it depends on what, if anything, is wrong with them. It's a question that can't be answered over the internet without a lot more information. ...Read more

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I have tonsils also with high thyriod hormon is it safe for sugical removal of thyroid ?

I have tonsils also with high thyriod hormon is it safe for sugical removal of thyroid ?

Thyroid: Surgical removal of the thyroid gland is safe but there are other options for treatment of a high thyroid hormone level. One is radio-active treatment of the thyroid and another is the drug methimazole. Check with your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a white spot on my tonsil and found out I have a 9mm nodule on my thyroid on the same side. Could they be related?

Tonsil spot: If there is no soreness in your throat, the spot is most likely a tonsil stone or a small mucocele, both benign issues. It would not be related at all to a thyroid nodule. ...Read more

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What can a doctor feel in your throat. Can he feel your thyroid and tonsils etc..

What can a doctor feel in your throat. Can he feel your thyroid and tonsils etc..

Thyroid, nodes: When doctors check your neck we can feel an enlarged thyroid or thyroid nodules. We can also feel enlarged lymph nodes if you have them. We usually look at tonsils instead of feel them. ...Read more

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My right tonsil is swollen with white patch, oropharyngeal dysphagia, and swollen thyroids, scared of cancer, what else coudl this be?

My right tonsil is swollen with white patch, oropharyngeal dysphagia, and swollen thyroids, scared of cancer, what else coudl this be?

Infection?: Most likely cause of swollen tonsils is an infection- tonsillitis. Unlikely tonsillar cancer. Best to go see your primary care and let them determine if you need a referral to an otolaryngologist. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Right tonsil -swollen on&off. No pain.Right ear-bothers me Thyroid gland in the front on the right side becomes slightly swollen. Had mono in the past?

Right tonsil -swollen on&off. No pain.Right ear-bothers me Thyroid gland in the front on the right side becomes slightly swollen. Had mono in the past?

See Your Doctor Now: Your symptoms suggest possible upper respiratory infection: is caused by numerous viruses & swollen glands are common however true thyroid swelling is not a feature. Mono virus is universal, many people contract it without symptoms; long-term aftermath unlikely with normal immune function. Any suspected thyroid enlargement must be evaluated. See your doctor now for correct diagnosis & treatment. ...Read more