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Multi nodular goitre and its treatment - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Thyroid Problem and Hormonal Problems
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User :   hello~
Doctor :   hi
User :   i am 18 years old
Doctor :   Dr here
User :   my doctor says ive got multi nodular goitre
User :   infact primary thyroidism he says!
Doctor :   ok
User :   i am currently on medication levothyroxine 75mug
User :   please let me know if i could switch to alternate treatment such as surgery?
Doctor :   May i know, are u currently symptomatic in any way?
User :   nope
User :   i gave gained a little bit of weight
Doctor :   do u have any swelling in the neck thats a bit problematic ?>
User :   nope its normal
Doctor :   how long ago have u been on this medicine ?
User :   8 months
Doctor :   do u feel better with the meds or without ?
Doctor :   When was the TSH done last ?
User :   better with it
User :   i dont fall sleepy with med
Doctor :   ok
User :   otherwise id fall asleep at any time
Doctor :   so when u dont have any issues why do u want to go for surgery, instead of being on meds ?
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