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Thyroid problems: Introduction

Further information about Thyroid problems is below, or review more specific information about these types of Thyroid problems: Hashimoto's thyroiditis, Hyperthyroidism, Hypothyroidism, Postpartum thyroiditis, Thyroid activity increased, Thyroid disease, Thyroid enlargement, Thyroid gland abnormalities or other types.

Thyroid problems: Any condition which affects the thyroid. See detailed information below for a list of 154 causes of Thyroid problems, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Thyroid problems: Symptom Checker

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Medications or substances causing Thyroid problems:

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Thyroid problems: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Thyroid problems

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Misdiagnosis and Thyroid problems

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Thyroid problems: Related Rare Diseases

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Thyroid problems: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Thyroid problems

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How Common are these Causes of Thyroid problems?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Thyroid problems. Of the 154 causes of Thyroid problems that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 6 causes are "common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 9 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 142 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Thyroid problems:

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Conditions listing medical complications: Thyroid problems:

The following list of medical conditions have Thyroid problems or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.









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Classifications of Thyroid problems:

Subtypes of Thyroid problems:

Hashimoto's thyroiditis (1 cause), Hyperthyroidism (41 causes), Hypothyroidism (106 causes), Postpartum thyroiditis (1 cause), Thyroid activity increased (21 causes), Thyroid disease (18 causes), Thyroid enlargement (31 causes), Thyroid gland abnormalities (1 cause), Thyroid Pain (15 causes), Thyroid symptoms (172 causes), Underactive thyroid gland (10 causes), Goitre (49 causes), Goiter (77 causes), Graves disease (10 causes), Swollen thyroid gland (14 causes), Enlarged thyroid gland (12 causes), Thyroid problems in pregnancy (11 causes), Swollen thyroid gland in pregnancy (7 causes), Raised parathyroid hormone (6 causes), Thyrotoxicosis (28 causes), Increased thyroid activity (5 causes), Cushing-like symptoms (28 causes), Hypothyroidism, insomnia, sleep apnea, narcolepsy, major depression,fatigue, Hyperthyroidism in pregnancy (9 causes), Thyroid acropachy (3 causes), Thyrotoxicosis in pregnancy (9 causes), Enlarged thyroid gland in pregancy (6 causes), Thyroid storm (15 causes), Thyroid hormone disorders (10 causes), Hypoparathyroidism (39 causes), Disorders of the thyroid in young adults (8 causes), Hirsutism in Cushing's disease (3 causes), Low basal free T4 (9 causes), Cushing's disease (2 causes)

Medical Conditions associated with Thyroid problems:

Thyroid symptoms (172 causes), Endocrine symptoms (217 causes)

Symptoms related to Thyroid problems:

Hypothyroidism (106 causes), Hyperthyroidism (41 causes), Goiter (77 causes), Graves disease (10 causes), Myxedema, Cretinism, Autoimmune thyroiditis, Multinodular goiter, De Quervain's thyroiditis, Papillary carcinoma, Medullary carcinoma, Thyroid nodule, Solitary nodule, Follicular adenoma

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