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... Hi I think it took me at least a week for the swelling to go down , I also had a problem sneezing more than eating or drinking .. driving was tough as i was nervous the seat belt would rub my neck .. ... (13 replies)
... My neck was pretty swollen for a week or more after my 2nd surgery. It was so swollen the 2nd and 3rd days after surgery I went to the ER, but they told me it was normal. I couldn't even turn my neck. ... (13 replies)
... I would like to ask anyone who's had partial and all other thyroidectomies how long after was their neck tight right in the front, has it ever gotten better? ... (5 replies)

... One of the side effects of the radiation is swelling and soreness in the neck area, because any thyroid tissue in your body will uptake and be affected by the RAI. ... (2 replies)
... You now need to heal and rest. I was put on Cytomel after my surgery, I only took one a day, instead of two, because it made me feel a bit hyper. ... (3 replies)
... ich apparently meant they could not determine positively if it was cancerous or not so decision was made to have the whole thyroid removed. Thankfully the biopsy after the surgery came back benign. Not a particullarly fun surgery. ... (45 replies)
... when your body kinda wakes up to the trauma and let's you know about it. You will have increased swelling and pain at this time. He tells his patients that using ice and warm heat in alternating 2 hour bursts will speed recovery and reduce swelling. ... (13 replies)
... Hey. I have just been through a somewhat similar experience. My fat neck was pointed out to me by a work colleague. I didnt even know it was swollen. ... (7 replies)
Surgery Tomorrow
Jun 5, 2006
... I had a natural wrinkle on my neck where they made the incision. ... (6 replies)
... Listen, I could not believe how good I felt after the surgery, just the room you get back in your neck will be amazing to you. It grows so slow you don't even realize how much room is gone til you have it back! ... (15 replies)
Radation Treatment
Aug 17, 2005
... p and am mostly still eating puddings and things like that. I had my follow up and the surgeon said that because my left lobe was wrapped around my vocal chord, neck muscles, and under my collar bone that my swallowing difficulty is more than normal. I mean I ate a slice of pizza 2 nights ago and cut it up small and did ok. ... (37 replies)
Radation Treatment
Aug 17, 2005
... p and am mostly still eating puddings and things like that. I had my follow up and the surgeon said that because my left lobe was wrapped around my vocal chord, neck muscles, and under my collar bone that my swallowing difficulty is more than normal. I mean I ate a slice of pizza 2 nights ago and cut it up small and did ok. ... (37 replies)
... I did have a total thyroidectomy and my incision is from the center of my left collar bone tot he center of my right one, in a half moon shape. It is quite low and I was so pleased about that. ... (295 replies)
... Well, it's been almost exactly 4 months since my subtotal thyroidectomy and since the surgery my lab results have steadily become normal. I just got off the phone with dr. ... (2 replies)
... I just had a total thyroidectomy on the fifteenth of April. I was diagnosed with malignant papillary carcinoma of the thyroid. ... (13 replies)
... I was dx'ed with thyroid cancer last month. Have undergone a total thyroidectomy and neck dissection to remove lymph nodes that the cancer has metasticised into. ... (1 replies)
Hemithyroidectomy
Aug 17, 2002
... so it could extend the surgery time. After the surgery is complete, they will do a full dissection of your thyroid gland to be sure there are no abnormal cells. ... (2 replies)
... weeks after I would feel like something was in my throat but it does get better.. I had mine removed due to cancer. ... (17 replies)
... so it could extend the surgery time. After the surgery is complete, they will do a full dissection of your thyroid gland to be sure there are no abnormal cells. ... (67 replies)




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