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Cysts in thyroid and rapid heart beat. What could this be?

Nov 2013
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Dear Dr.

NO! we are still doing tests as things have gotten worse! They found cysts in his thyroid and his throbbing is a rapid heart beat...too fast at times. We are headed to ER NOW!. ;(
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Posted Sat, 26 Oct 2013 in Brain and Spine
Answered by Dr. Sudhir Kumar 11 hours later
Brief Answer:
Please keep me informed about the progress

Detailed Answer:
Thank you for getting back.

Please keep me informed about your son's progress.

Cysts in the thyroid are often benign and there is no need to worry about them.

Palpitations may be due to anxiety and would settle down, if no problems with his heart are found.

Wishing him speedy recovery,
Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM (Neurology) XXXXXXX Consultant Neurologist
Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad
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