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My eyes are prominent. Does this mean I have a thyroid problem?

Answer: 

It's true that an overactive thyroid gland can affect the eyes, but large, prominent eyes can be perfectly normal too.

It's worth visiting your GP if you are concerned.

Several factors are taken into account before arriving at a diagnosis of thyroid problems, but an early diagnosis is important.

Thyroid problems can be serious but they are also treatable.

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