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Are there swollen lymph nodes around an enlarged thyroid?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Need exam

Hard to know what you mean by swollen lymph nodes.
These may be enlarged parathyroid glands, they may be lymph nodes draining an inflamed or cancerous thyroid. Sounds like you should see your doctor for a thorough examination.

In brief: Need exam

Hard to know what you mean by swollen lymph nodes.
These may be enlarged parathyroid glands, they may be lymph nodes draining an inflamed or cancerous thyroid. Sounds like you should see your doctor for a thorough examination.
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