May 26, 2015 ... Goiter is a noncancerous enlargement of the thyroid gland. The most common
cause of goiter worldwide is iodine deficiency in the diet. Goiter ...
A goitre is an enlarged thyroid gland. Some people with a goitre (but not all) have
an underactive or overactive thyroid. This means that they make too much or ...
A swelling in the neck due to an enlarged thyroid gland is called a goitre.
Nodules are lumps in the thyroid gland. Most are harmless but you should
arrange an ...
Apr 25, 2016 ... The thyroid gland is always enlarged in Hashimoto's thyroiditis, although only
one side may be enlarged enough to feel. During the course of ...
The majority of patients with thyroid enlargement have benign thyroid disease. In
areas of iodine deficiency, thyroid growth, leading to large thyroid glands or ...
Swollen Lymph Node: Swollen lymph nodes in the neck are another symptom of
... Hoarse Voice: Your thyroid gland sits just below the larynx (more commonly ...
Mar 23, 2015 ... A goiter is an abnormally large thyroid gland. A goiter develops either because
the whole gland is swollen or the gland has multiple growths or ...
The thyroid gland regulates many processes within the body, and women are
particularly likely to have disorders that affect the function of this essential gland.
The term “goiter” simply refers to the abnormal enlargement of the thyroid gland.
It is important to know that the presence of a goiter does not necessarily mean ...
Mar 23, 2015 ... Thyroid disorders can range from a small, harmless goiter (enlarged gland) that
needs no treatment to life-threatening cancer. The most ...