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Abnormal Thyroid Hormone Metabolism  
Akesson Syndrome 
euthyroid sick syndrome  
goiter +   
Enlargement of the THYROID GLAND that may increase from about 20 grams to hundreds of grams in human adults. Goiter is observed in individuals with normal thyroid function (euthyroidism), thyroid deficiency (HYPOTHYROIDISM), or hormone overproduction (HYPERTHYROIDISM). Goiter may be congenital or acquired, sporadic or endemic (GOITER, ENDEMIC).
hyperthyroidism +   
hyperthyroxinemia +   
hypothyroidism +   
Inherited Thyroxine-Binding Globulin Deficiency 
thyrocalcitonin secretion disease 
Thyrocerebral-Retinal Syndrome 
thyroid crisis 
thyroid malformation +   
Thyroid Neoplasms +   
thyroiditis +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Goiters ;   goitre
Primary IDs: MESH:D006042
Alternate IDs: RDO:0003815
Xrefs: ICD9CM:240.9 ;   NCI:C26785
Definition Sources: http://www.thyroid.org/patients/patient_brochures/goiter.html "DO", MESH:D006042

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