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Are colloid thyroid nodules serious?

Colloid thyroid nodules are not necessarily serious, but can lead to a more serious condition. If thyroid nodules produce excess thyroid hormone, you could develop hyerthyroidism. If your thyroid function is too fast, your heart rate, metabolism, and other bodily functions can be affected.

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