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Thyroglossal Duct Cyst - consultation prep

I am a 39 year old female.
I am having a consultation with a surgeon on Wednesday, June 3 to discuss my ultrasound which shows a lesion likely to be a thyroglossal duct cyst.
I had the u/s because I noticed a lump in the front of my neck a few weeks ago, and noticed I am sometimes sounding hoarse, and encounter mild throat irritation.

I am curious to learn if anyone has any advise for questions to prepare for my consultation.

I understand the surgeon I am going to see to be an excellent communicator who welcomes questions and discussion of options. I am a person who like to learn as much as I can and take an active approach to my healthcare decisions.

I would love to hear any advice or stories from others who have undergone treatment for TDC.
Thanks you!

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Hi I'm wondering did the coughing and throats clearing resolve itself?  I'm in similar position. Have difficulty swallowing and breathing and pressure in throat. Thanks
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