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Will nontoxic goiter affect children differently than adults?

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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology
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In brief: Goiters are

Quite noticeable, and cosmetic issues to a point.
Very big goiters can compress airways and cause swallowing trouble and may require surgical removal. Usually (and tehy are unusual) they are more noticeable in kids.

In brief: Goiters are

Quite noticeable, and cosmetic issues to a point.
Very big goiters can compress airways and cause swallowing trouble and may require surgical removal. Usually (and tehy are unusual) they are more noticeable in kids.
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