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Enlarged thyroid gland

Enlarged thyroid gland: Introduction

Enlarged thyroid gland: an enlarged thyroid gland is a lump that can be felt under the skin at the front of the neck. When it is large enough to see easily, it's called a goitre. See detailed information below for a list of 12 causes of Enlarged thyroid gland, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Enlarged thyroid gland: Comorbid Symptoms

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Misdiagnosis and Enlarged thyroid gland

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Detailed list of causes of Enlarged thyroid gland

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How Common are these Causes of Enlarged thyroid gland?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Enlarged thyroid gland. Of the 12 causes of Enlarged thyroid gland that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 4 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 11 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Enlarged thyroid gland:

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Medical Conditions associated with Enlarged thyroid gland:

Goiter (77 causes), Thyroid symptoms (172 causes), Endocrine symptoms (217 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Thyroid problems (154 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Swelling symptoms (3730 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Neck symptoms (833 causes)

Symptoms related to Enlarged thyroid gland:

Goitre (49 causes), Hypothyroidism (106 causes), Thyroid adenoma, Thyroidectomy, Thyroxin, T3, T4

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