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If a thyroid nodule is large can it cause problems?
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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: Yes
A large nodule can compress and deviate arteries/trachea causing breathing or swallowing problems.

In brief: Yes
A large nodule can compress and deviate arteries/trachea causing breathing or swallowing problems.
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Dr. Quang Nguyen
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Dr. Stanley Schwartz
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
In brief: Yes, might be cancer
So >1.5 centimeters diameter, needs fine needle aspirate/ biopsy of nodule.

In brief: Yes, might be cancer
So >1.5 centimeters diameter, needs fine needle aspirate/ biopsy of nodule.
Dr. Stanley Schwartz
Dr. Stanley Schwartz
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