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When should I see a doctor about my thyroid?

Stephanie Smooke-Praw, MD
Endocrinology Diabetes & Metabolism
There are two general reasons to see a doctor about your thyroid: problems with thyroid function (hormone levels) and thyroid nodules (a lump or growth in the thyroid).

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