... Try not to get ahead of yourself. Very large nodules, especially 4cm, may simply be a goiter, an enlarged thyroid from hashimotos or thyroid disease...not cancer.....take it one step at a time.... ... (2 replies)
... He then ordered a ultrasound and it showed I had 2 solid nodules on my thyroid. ... (2 replies)
... Thyroid nodules aren't biopsied until they reach 1 cm in size. Yours is too small at this point. Watch and wait is an acceptable plan. ... (4 replies)
... and she wasn't experiencing symptoms other than her doctor being able to detect multiple nodules by touch. ... (4 replies)
... Thanks Reece. Your reply has made me feel a little less nervous.
You are right about the internet. Most things medically I have looked up in the past will have cancer as a possibility and I have that anxiety mind set that always makes me think the worse.
My biopsy is scheduled for the 27th. This seems like forever..ugh!
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... anti TG. These will check for Hashimoto disease, an autoimmune thyroid condition, benign, associated with nodules. An endocrine Dr could also do a fine needle biopsy of the nodule to check the cells. ... (4 replies)
... I remember him telling me I didn't have the enzyme that suggested having the actual thyroid disease, just the hormone levels were off. He almost made it seem like it was a temporary problem brought on by stress. ... (1 replies)
... Several subcentimeter thyroid nodules identified. The dominant nodule on the right appears solid and has indeterminate sonographic features. The remaining nodules have a benign cystic appearance. ... (4 replies)
... aching pains in my thyroid 3 weeks ago. ... (0 replies)
... This is my first post. I've had thyroid nodules for over 15 years with annual ultrasounds and several FNA. All was well until August 2016 when I began to feel ill. ... (6 replies)
... I haven't been able at all to pinpoint any particular cause for the sinus issues and so far neither have the doctors. So here recently once I found out about the thyroid nodule I started thinking maybe the two were connected. ... (4 replies)
... Your theory is interesting, but my personal feeling, as someone with chronic sinus issues and also thyroid nodules, is that they are unrelated. ... (4 replies)
... In August my legs felt weak and I was fatigued and very dizzy. That's when I found out my thyroid readings were off. I read a virus can attack your thyroid and cause problems. The labrynthitis was one heck of a virus so it fits. So that's when I found out about the thyroid issues. ... (6 replies)
... Please understand, I'm just a layperson who's read a lot about thyroid disease. ... (6 replies)
... I had read some nodules shrink as we age. I don't understand why I'd be more hyper now than in Sept. I don't feel hyper at all. ... (6 replies)
... Fast forward to about a month ago when a doctor told me that they thought I had a thyroid nodule. They sent me for an ultrasound. ... (0 replies)
... Nodules are also generally unrelated to thyroid hormone production, so you wouldn't necessarily have any symptoms of thyroid disease. ... (1 replies)
... I don't know much about the thyroid and I have a feeling what I think I'm seeing isn't really my thyroid but not sure. I thought I had seen a bump on my throat when I tiled my head back but I can't tell if it's normal parts of the throat or not. ... (1 replies)
... I went to a doc in the box for what I thought was strep. He thought my thyroid felt enlarged and sent me for an Ultrasound scan. I had been battling a cold for a few weeks so I assumed there was some inflammation. ... (0 replies)
... Hey, so I've recently found out I have a thyroid nodule. One thing also that I've been experiencing for a few years now is chronic sinus issues. ... (4 replies)