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Thyroid Nodules (cont.)

Hashimoto's Thyroiditis

Hashimoto's thyroiditis is the most common form of underactive thyroid disease. This form of hypothyroidism can be associated with thyroid nodules and goiter.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 5/20/2013

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