Flow Chart for Evaluation of Nodular Goiter

  • Jennifer benford October 21, 2018 10:55 am

    I have a lump and swollen area on my neck were roughly the thyroid is they said I had a module on there when I first got told I had graves disease that was two years ago what do you tho k this cud b

    • Dr Guttler October 22, 2018 7:28 am

      Hi Jennifer,
      You need a consultation with a clinical thyroidologist.
      Nodules in Graves disease are worrisome for thyroid cancer, but could be due
      to Hashimoto’s thyroiditis which can occur along with Graves’
      Come see me if you can.
      310-393-8860 or email to [email protected].

  • Mr deed October 25, 2018 1:46 am

    My wife cant pregnant, the doctor said because she has thyroid goiter she can not pregnant. I dont know what to do. From Lagos Nigeria.

    • Dr Guttler October 25, 2018 7:45 am

      Goiter is not a reason for infertility unless it is associated with hyperthyroid or hypothyroidism.

      Does she have either of them then curing these can improve her chances of conceiving.

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