Thyroid Nodule Symptom # 4: A cough that just won't go away. Frequent coughing and a need to keep clearing your throat Another symptom of thyroid nodules is a chronic cough, a cough that just won't seem to go away. Like the nodules that cause swallowing symptoms, thyroid nodules that cause the patient to cough are almost always on the back side ...
Thyroid removal for chronic cough?? matrix12 posted: I am a 33 year old male that has probably had a chronic cough for nearly 10 years. There is a tickle near my thyroid (Lower throat, almost feels like a nasal drip) and I have had tests done and levels of thyroid seem according to Dr. are good but my father had his removed and there are genetics.
A chronic cough is a cough that lasts eight weeks or longer in adults, or four weeks in children. A chronic cough is more than just an annoyance. A chronic cough can interrupt your sleep and leave you feeling exhausted. Severe cases of chronic cough can cause vomiting, lightheadedness and even rib fractures.
Hello to everyone, I have a rather out of the ordinary question. I have had a chronic cough for about 5 years -- sometimes it is worse than other times but it never disappears. I take medicine for acid reflux, but the cough never seems to go away. Sometimes it is accompanied by mucus, but much of the time, it is a dry,
“A persistent cough can be due to a thyroid mass pressing on the trachea or the windpipe,” says Tom Thomas, director of head and neck reconstructive surgery and transoral robotic surgery at ...
Your thyroid is a butterfly-shaped gland at the base of your throat. It’s involved in some very big jobs, like managing your heart rate, blood pressure, body temperature, and weight.
Persistent cough, like other symptoms, is more frequently caused by a thyroid nodule, and thyroid nodules are usually benign. Lump in Throat. The most common symptom of thyroid cancer is a lump or swelling in the neck. Most patients diagnosed with thyroid cancer typically find out there is a thyroid nodule present.
The quick answer is that you cough may be caused by hypothyroidism, but a dry nagging cough has many more possible causes which are more likely than hypothyroidism. The typical symptoms of hypothyroidism are cold intolerance, fatigue, hair loss, weight gain, depression, constipation, and low heart rate among others.
I am male and age 58 and suffer with Hoshimotos. I am on synthroid 150, weight 155, height 5’9″. No weight issues, but suffer with chronic cold spells, weak breaking nails, insomnia, GERD, sleep apena, and what really bothers me is a chronic cough with wheezing and phlegm. The cough is effecting my lungs.
Both a thyroid nodule and a chronic cough are concerning symptoms. I would recommend seeing your primary care physician to deal with both. A thyroid nodule could cause a cough--although this would be rare. Essentially, the thyroid is a gland in the neck that produce a hormone for energy metabolism. See a doctor who can help