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Cause for thyroid nodules - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Thyroid Problem and Hormonal Problems
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   i got a paper from my doctor saying nodules on thyroid
Doctor :   ok
User :   does this cause weight loss, heart palpilations, and difficulty breathing sometimes
Doctor :   yes, it thyroid hormones are more
User :   ok and how do they get rid of nodules
User :   pills or surgery
Doctor :   By surgery
User :   i see do they put you to sleep during it
Doctor :   yes it is done under general anesthesia
User :   ook do they take the nodules off or the whole thyroid
Doctor :   they take out the nodules with a part of thyroid

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