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    Question lingual thyroid

    whats the medical management of lingual thyroid

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    its a congenital problem.... usually u dont do anything... cause it may be the only thyroid tissue in the body.....

    i can still remember a girl presenting in the opd with dysphagia....
    on examination she was found to have a lingual thyroid....
    http://www.medicalgeek.com/image.php?type=sigpic&userid=6672&dateline=1196547  885

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    S UR right ,but the dysphagia has 2 b treated in the case then what could b ur medical management??

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    what about injecting alcohol into it...will cause fibrosis and destroy it

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