Thyroid Nodules (cont.)
IN THIS ARTICLE
What Increases Your Risk
You are more likely to develop a thyroid nodule if:
When To Call a Doctor
Call your doctor if you have any of these signs of thyroid nodules:
If you have had part of your thyroid gland removed because of noncancerous thyroid nodules, you will need regular medical checkups to make sure your thyroid gland is working well.
Who To See
Different types of health professionals can help treat a thyroid problem.
Your doctor may also refer you to an endocrinologist for further tests and treatment.
If you need a special exam or treatment, you may see one of these types of doctors:
To prepare for your appointment, see the topic Making the Most of Your Appointment.
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