See what questions
a doctor would ask.
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.
Home medical tests possibly related to Enlarged thyroid gland:
Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Enlarged thyroid gland, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.
Review further information on Enlarged thyroid gland Treatments.
Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Enlarged thyroid gland may include these symptoms:
Research the causes of these more general types of symptom:
Research the causes of related medical symptoms such as:
Research the causes of these symptoms that are similar to, or related to, the symptom Enlarged thyroid gland:
Cluster of diseases with difficult diagnosis issues: There is a well-known list of medical conditions that are all somewhat difficult to diagnose, and all can...read more »
Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. The reality is that there are various possibilities, such as benign essential tremor, which is mostly harmless....read more »
Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's. The disease Fragile X disorder can show only mild...read more »
Thyroid disorders greatly under-diagnosed: One study found that about 10% of people had undiagnosed thyroid disorders, mostly hyperthyroidism, but also hypothyroidism. The symptoms of thyroid disorders are often mild, making the symptoms easy to overlook, or...read more »
Other ways to find a doctor, or use doctor, physician and specialist online research services:
Research extensive quality ratings and patient safety measures for hospitals, clinics and medical facilities in health specialties related to Enlarged thyroid gland:
Rare types of medical conditions and diseases in related medical categories:
Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:
The list below shows some of the causes of Enlarged thyroid gland mentioned in various sources:
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:
The following list of conditions have 'Enlarged thyroid gland' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
Select from the following alphabetical view of conditions which include a symptom of Enlarged thyroid gland or choose View All.
Ask or answer a question about symptoms or diseases at one of our free interactive user forums.
Medical story forums: If you have a medical story then we want to hear it.
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:
Doctor-patient articles related to symptoms and diagnosis:
These general medical articles may be of interest:
Medical research papers related to Enlarged thyroid gland include:
Search Specialists by State and City