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Old 12-29-2001, 09:34 AM   #1
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Thyroid Tumor

Whats the difference between a thyroid tumor and a goiter,if any.

 
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Re: Thyroid Tumor

A tumor is a growth, which may or may not be cancerous.
It may be growing inside or grow off of any organ.

A goiter is simply a swollen or inflamed thyroid gland.
It may occur from several different causes.

 
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