What is Thyroid ?

The Thyroid Dysfunction of the thyroid gland causes some of the most common endocrine disorders seen by the physician. Thyrotoxicosis (hyperthyroidism) is a consequence of excess thyroid hormone; a deficiency of thyroid hormone causes hypothyroidism (myxedema). Thyroid dysfunction is frequently manifested clinically by a swelling (enlargement) of the gland, a condition referred to as goiter … Continue reading “What is Thyroid ?”