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Thyroid Disorders

Thyroid Disorders - Symptoms

Symptoms for Hypothyroidism

  • Fatigue
  • Sluggishness
  • Increased sensitivity to the cold
  • Constipation
  • Pale, dry skin
  • Puffy face
  • Hoarseness of voice
  • Unexplained weight gain
  • Muscle weakness, aches, tenderness and stiffness
  • Joint pain, stiffness or swelling
  • Light or irregular periods
  • Brittle fingernails and hair
  • Depression
  • Forgetfulness

Symptoms for Hyperthyroidism

  • Sudden, unexplained weight loss
  • Increased sensitivity to heat
  • Increased heart rate
  • Nervousness, anxiety and irritability
  • Hand tremors
  • Changes in menstrual patterns
  • Diarrhoea
  • Bulging eyes
  • Enlarged thyroid gland (goiter) that can appear as a swelling at the base of the neck
  • Fatigue, muscle weakness
  • Restlessness and insomnia

Thyroid Disorders - How to prevent?

Thyroid Disorders - Causes and Risk Factors

Thyroid Disorders - Diagnosis

Thyroid Disorders - Preparing for surgery

Thyroid Disorders - Post-surgery care

Thyroid Disorders - Other Information

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