Thyroid Thyroid gland enlargement or ‘goitre’ can cause discomfort in the throat, swallowing or even breathing difficulties. Solitary nodules in the thyroid are often innocent findings but should be investigated. Read More
Salivary Glands Salivary glands can become infected, inflamed (siladenitis), blocked by stones or develop lumps or tumours within them. The lumps may be benign lumps but should always be thoroughly investigated.
Neck Lumps Neck lumps can arise from any underlying structure in the neck, such as lymph nodes, salivary glands or thyroid gland. Any lump in the neck present for 3 weeks or more should be assessed. Read More