Yes, it can also be a sign of Lupus or Fibromylagia.Go to symptom checker .com.. :)
at 10:54 PM on Nov. 11, 2009
In it's very advanced stages, yes. Hypothyroidism causes the thyroid to swell if it's very severe. That can cause problems swallowing. Chances are good, though, that if you had hypothyroidism you would have known before that symptom manifested.