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Are diseases of the thymus gland reduce life-expectancy?

I am 81yrs old and have had mg for over 60yrs. I had a thymectomy early on. Even though I have multiple symptoms I do quite well. Many of myfriends have died. I wonder if the thymectomy has had ahand in my condition.

Have occular myasthenia gravis and pemphigus vulgarious. What are my chances of having problems with thymus gland?

I have been dx.with occular myasthenia gravis and I have pemphigus vulgarious. What are my chances of having problems with thymus gland. I am scheduled fo chest CT next week......? ...

CT scan showed soft tissue attenuation lesion in thymus gland encasing brachiocephalic vein. Thymic hyperplasia. What is it?

my brother son was diagnosed by CT Scan , Imperssion was: well defined homogeneously enhancing soft tissue attenuation leison in the region of the thymus gland encasing the adjacent left Brachiocethalic ...

Have chronic pain, fibromyalgia, arthritis, fibrocystic breast pain, and thyroid. Can costochondritis be caused from thymus?

Costochondritis, which was confirmed by a physican. Question is can Costochondritis be caused from Thymus gland, I also experience upper back pain directly behind the gland. Could it also be cancerous. Sincerely ...

Producing excessive hormones in adrenal glands. Due to pregnancy?

i am producing too much hormones in my adrenal glands found out i am pregnant today could this be the reason why? ...
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Suggest treatment for cancer of the thymus gland

Hi there, my mother, age 71 has been diagonosed with cancer of the thymus gland. Waiting for PET results to get more difinitive anwers. We live in San Diego Ca and we want her to get treated by a doctor ...

Swollen Thymus and swollen glands in neck, susceptible to even a little cold. Is it autoimmune disease?

I am 18 years old and i ve recently learned that i have a swollen thymus in addition to swollen glands in my neck that have been there since a sinus infection a year ago. I am constantly sick and very ...

Could a bump and itching on breast bone be due to change in thymus gland?

diagnosed with Myasthenia Gravis. I had a CT scan last year to check for any problems with the Thymus ... be significant changes in the thymus within a year? is it worth getting it looked at? I dont see this itch in any ...

Could the Thymus gland be the cause for Blephospasm and low lids with blurred vision?

I have Blephospasm and low lids; vision not clear. Macular is good, just had a test done. Could my Thymus Gland contribute to my eye problems? I have a Stainless Steel Valve and surgery for my very low ...

Does thyroid problems cause occasional pain in thymus and hoarseness?

Hi, I am a 35 year old female with an enlarged thyroid gland. I have had an ultrasound which verified it to be normal, however, I get sporadic pain in what seems like the thyroid area/thymus area ...

Been suffering with chest pain, dizziness, breathlessness, enlarged thymus gland, mass located near heart. What can be done?

an enlarged thymus gland . I was told I would need an MRI and upon receiving the results of the MRI I ...

Suffer from chest pain. Surgery suggested for thymus. Any treatment in Ayurveda?

I am 36 years old. my thymus gland size 7.8/6.7/7.5 cheast speci dr. said open surjery operation . pls sir advice biopsy done but result found no thymoma/limphomma &repeat biopsy.During repeat ...

Can growth hormone affect pituitary gland?

hormone and the cyclic are both affecting the pituitary gland for growth? ...

What could enlarged thymus, chest pain and non-functional gall bladder indicate?

Have been having back pain btwn shoulder blades for 2 months, last friday developed severe chest pressure mid sternal area more towards right. Dr. did a ct chest discovered enlarged thymus gland ...

Is thymic enlargement a hereditary disease?

I was wondering if enlarged thymus gland problems run in families? What are the chances of enlarged Thymus gland being cancer? What are a full list of symptoms from enlarged thymus as I have one and have ...
Mobile Questions and Answers
what does hormonal secretion mean?
Hormone is chemical which synthesized in body glands. There are lots of hormone like thyroid,testosterone, estrogen, steroid etc. They meant for make body system regularization. Science for this is called endocrinology. After making in glands they come out in blood which is called secretion.
what are the causes for presence of hcg hormone in urine other than pregnancy?
h mole. pituitary gland tumors. ovarion cyst. etc
What is hormonal imbalance?? )Linking to periods..)
Hi, Thanks for writing in. A periods is the result of a hormonal balance between the pituitary gland in the brain and the ovaries. Every month the female sex hormones prepare the body to support a pregnancy, and without fertilization there is menstruation (a period). When this balance is disturbed it may lead to early or irregular periods.
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