what is goitre

Asked by  | 23rd Jun, 2008, 03:29: PM

Expert Answer:

Goitre is an abnormal enlargement of thyroid gland due to a dietry deficiency of iodine. It could also be due to abnormalities in levels of thyroid hormones. It is visible as a swelling at the front of the neck.

Answered by  | 25th Jun, 2008, 11:39: AM

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