In our time, endocrinological diseases are increasingly diagnosed in young people. The cause of their appearance is a violation of the thyroid gland function. But it produces iodine-containing hormones, which are necessary to maintain metabolism and energy metabolism. Thyroid hormones affect the work of the heart, the organs of the digestive system, mental and sexual functions. Untreated diseases of the thyroid gland cause serious complications, up to the development of oncological pathology.
Ultrasound examination (ultrasound) of the thyroid gland is informative, safe, painless, quick way to evaluate the work of the organ and the condition of its tissues.
Ultrasound of the thyroid gland is usually prescribed after a preliminary examination of the endocrinologist.
If you notice one or more of the following symptoms or conditions, you need to register for an ultrasound of the thyroid gland.
- sudden loss/weight gain;
- weakness, apathy, drowsiness, lethargy, unforeseen mood changes, anxiety, nervousness, irritability;
- choking, sore throat, cough without other cold symptoms;
- difficulty with swallowing, sensation of a coma in the throat;
- constant increase in temperature to 37-37.5 ° С;
- the appearance of neoplasms in the neck;
- hormonal therapy;
- unfavorable ecological situation in the region of residence, etc.
According to the results of ultrasound of the thyroid gland, the endocrinologist makes a conclusion about the size of the organ, the condition of the tissues, the presence of various formations. The disease is indicated by an increase or decrease in the volume of the organ, compaction in the tissues, nodes, and the like.
Special preparation for ultrasound of the thyroid gland is not required. Contraindications have no examination.
Carrying out ultrasound of the thyroid gland in the Center for Progressive Medicine «AVICENNA MED» has many advantages:
- Modern high-precision equipment
- Highly qualified cardiologists
- Comfort, which is due to the lack of queues and the accuracy of the beginning of the survey with pre-recording
- Compliance of all processes with the diagnostic standards of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine
- Affordable price
To register for ultrasound of the thyroid gland in the Center for Progressive Medicine «AVICENNA MED» you can call: