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Common types of thyroid nodules

Thyroid aneurysm, goiter, thyroid cancer… due to endocrine disorders, benign can be self-limited, but malignant needs early treatment. Goiter (goiter, goiter) is one of the most common thyroid disorders. Most patients have benign thyroid nodules, simple treatment but can also be malignant. Thyroid bulge Master, Doctor Tran Nguyen Quynh Tram (Department of Endocrinology – Diabetes, […]

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When do goiters need surgery? – VnExpress

A goiter is usually benign, but if it is large, causing compression, swallowing problems, choking, even difficulty breathing, surgery may be needed to remove it. I have had goiter for 5 years now. At first the tumor was small, I didn’t see any problem, so I didn’t take medicine, but now it’s the size of […]

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Autoimmune thyroid disease increases female infertility

Autoimmune thyroid disease, whether it increases or decreases thyroid hormone, can affect fertility in women. Autoimmune thyroid disease or autoimmune thyroiditis is a fairly common disease. The disease occurs when the immune system produces antibodies that gradually destroy the thyroid gland and affect its functioning. If antibodies cause chronic damage, reducing the ability of the […]

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Constipation due to hypothyroidism – VnExpress

Thyroid cancer patients who are prescribed total thyroidectomy, if not supplemented with adequate thyroid hormone, may experience constipation, weight gain, fear of cold… I have papillary thyroid cancer with both lobes removed and lymph nodes removed. I take iodine 131 according to prescription, since then I have been constipated. I took laxatives with liver detoxification […]