... Hello all. I am new to the board and new to having thyroid issues.
I recently had an MRI done on my C-spine for chronic neck issues, and the radiologist noted an incidental finding: an enlarged thyroid.
After getting an ultrasound, I was referred to an ENT to review the results. My appointment was yesterday and I was told my thyroid is 2.5 larger than normal, I have... (4 replies)
... surgery visit on Feb 11 where I met with an anesthesiologist and was told what to expect. They said that due to my neck mass size that I would likely have to undergo an awake intubation. ... (8 replies)
... I am not sure in your case, but the ultrasounds were very unclear and unspecific with what was going on in my case. I did get a fine needle biopsy which showed no cancer cells etc. But it still didn't really explain what was going on. ... (6 replies)
... surgery visit on Feb 11 where I met with an anesthesiologist and was told what to expect. They said that due to my neck mass size that I would likely have to undergo an awake intubation. ... (5 replies)
... it looks kike there may be more in store. I am still freaked how this all came up by just having a lymph node in my neck checked. I will post after body scan. ... (6 replies)
... I had my core biopsy on Monday. Was sore some that day. Tuesday I felt OK so I went for a mile and a half jog that night. After that my neck was a little sore. So today my entire neck and shoulder just ache. I also swear the nodule looks more swollen. ... (0 replies)
... I do feel a little better. I finally had my biopsy today. The ENT looked at the nodule and said it isn't anaplastic thyroid cancer. I felt a tremendous amount of relieve there. ... (0 replies)
... I had my biopsy yesterday to see about a 3 x 1.5 nodule on my left thyroid. It was not really comfortable, but I wouldn't say it wasn't overly painful. My neck was pretty sore last night and a little today, but improving. ... (7 replies)
... Hi everyone, 42 year old male with 1.5 cm right thyroid nodule. Have difficulty swallowing, pain in side of neck where nodule is located when I turn my head certain ways, yawn, or stretch. ... (1 replies)
... side of my thyroid. A blood test confirmed that all of my levels are fine, but the size of the mass led my endocrinologist to recommend a FNA biopsy. I had the biopsy two and a half weeks ago with no complications and very little discomfort and pain afterwards. ... (0 replies)
... Thank you so much for your reply, is it better to go to a ent/surgeon that specializes in thyroid cancer or do you go to a oncologist?
I have to call my Endocrinologist in the morning I guess to see who he recommends.. I do not think I will go back to him (my endo) after the surgery, I'd like to find a new one
Since I have been having pressure, weird feeling in my neck,... (3 replies)
... I am 45 yr old female, 3 years ago, they found a lump in my neck, was sent for a ultrasound and nuc med testing. They found 2 cold nodules on the right lobe. there was a predominantly solid nodule in the lower pole 14x9x13mm a 2nd predominantly solid in the medial lower pole 13x12x13mm in rhw uppwe polw, rhwew ia 5X4X6mm complex nodule. on the left, an isoechoic to slightly... (3 replies)
... Looks like thyroid nodule, not cancer, that's degenerating, basically forming a cyst.
'degenerated hemosiderin-laden macrophages', these are white blood cells that clean up old blood. Probably you had recent bleeding into the cystic part of your nodule and maybe why you have the choking feeling. Though your nodule is small, there are nerves all over the place in your neck.... (5 replies)
... Dr says my thyroid levels are normal, even though I am tired, thinning hair, dry skin, palpitations and the feeling in my neck that someone is choking me. ... (5 replies)
... I am at my family docter tomorrow and will ask for any results from bloods and biopsy and will definately post them on here. ... (7 replies)
... msdds1, i am going for a ultrasound this week, iv had a biopsy and blood tests. Apparently my blood tests came back normal. ... (7 replies)
... Over the years it became inlarged and then the 2nd thyroid gland followed the same attern. I too have this lump and neck pain on my cartlidge on the left side of my neck, none of my doctors hane any idea what it might be. ... (7 replies)
... I had a biopsy a month ago but wasnt able to get results until after my scan. ... (7 replies)
... You need to get a needle biopsy if this is 3cm either way. ... (1 replies)
... i have a large over 3cm or mm x 3 tumor.waiting fr biopsy results.made me hyper and now contolled with meds.right behing the tumor i feel soreness and tingling. ... (1 replies)