Thyroid Nodule

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What is Thyroid Nodule?

Thyroid nodules are lumps which commonly arise within an otherwise normal thyroid gland. Most nodules are benign (non-cancerous). Benign causes include hyperplastic colloid goiter, thyroid cysts, thyroiditis, and thyroid adenomas.

What is it like to have Thyroid Nodule?

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, insomnia, fatigue, and pain) regardless of condition.
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What do patients take to treat Thyroid Nodule and its symptoms?

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Who has Thyroid Nodule on PatientsLikeMe?

Age Proportion # of patients
<20 1
20s 12
30s 41
40s 63
50s 78
60s 43
70+ 9


Distribution of females vs. males

91% Females
9% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 8
20-29 years 14
30-39 years 20
40-49 years 29
50-59 years 18
60-69 years 1
70+ years 1

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 176
Not Diagnosed 6

These charts show data from Thyroid Nodule patients who have completed their condition history
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