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Thyroid Disorders

20:27 EST 23rd February 2017 | BioPortfolio

The thyroid is a butterfly-shaped gland in the neck, just above thecollarbone and is an endocrine gland that make hormones. These Thyroid hormones control the rate of many activities in the body, including how fast the body burns calories and how fast the heart beats. 

Thyroid problems include

  • Goiter - enlargement of the thyroid gland
  • Hyperthyroidism - when the thyroid gland makes more thyroid hormones than the body needs
  • Hypothyroidism - when the thyroid gland does not make enough thyroid hormones
  • Thyroid cancer
  • Thyroid nodules - lumps in the thyroid gland
  • Thyroiditis - swelling of the thyroid
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