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Can hypothyroidism cause a swollen neck?
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Dr. David Geffner
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: Yes
If there is a goiter due to subacute or chronic thyroiditis you can develop a goiter - a fancy name for big thyroid.
However, a "swollen neck" may not be due to a goiter.

In brief: Yes
If there is a goiter due to subacute or chronic thyroiditis you can develop a goiter - a fancy name for big thyroid.
However, a "swollen neck" may not be due to a goiter.
Dr. David Geffner
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