Hashimoto’s thyroiditis is an autoimmune disorder, so the main risk factor for developing this disease is having a pre-existing autoimmune disorder. Learn what you should do if you are at risk for developing Hashimoto’s thyroiditis.
A thyroid nodule is a lump that can develop in your thyroid gland. You can have a single nodule or a cluster of nodules. Thyroid nodules are relatively common and rarely cancerous. Your thyroid is a small.