Q&A: What’s The Treatment For A Swollen Thyroid?
Q: What is the treatment for a swollen thyroid? – J.J.
A: A swollen thyroid gland is called a goiter. The thyroid gland produces thyroid hormone which regulates heart rate, blood pressure, growth and breathing. There are several conditions that can cause a goiter such as hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism and some tht are associated with normal levels of thyroid hormones.