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Goiter, also sometimes known as goitre, is a health condition that involves the enlargement of the thyroid gland. This causes the formation of a lump in the front of the neck. The lump is usually mobile and moves up and down when the patient swallows.
New study highlights need for expanding access to surgery for children in somaliland

New study highlights need for expanding access to surgery for children in somaliland

IBS researchers devise nanochannels for iodide transport in cell membranes

IBS researchers devise nanochannels for iodide transport in cell membranes

First national survey reveals high burden of iodine deficiency among Israelis

First national survey reveals high burden of iodine deficiency among Israelis

PolyU researchers discover inadequate intakes of micronutrients among Hong Kong lactating women

PolyU researchers discover inadequate intakes of micronutrients among Hong Kong lactating women

Study reveals demographic and clinical disparities associated with substernal thyroid goiters

Study reveals demographic and clinical disparities associated with substernal thyroid goiters

New research findings on Graves' disease to be highlighted at ATA meeting

New research findings on Graves' disease to be highlighted at ATA meeting

Study on widespread vitamin D deficiency among patients who undergo thyroidectomy

Study on widespread vitamin D deficiency among patients who undergo thyroidectomy

Blood levels of microRNAs may serve as diagnostic tool for thyroid cancer, but more research needed

Blood levels of microRNAs may serve as diagnostic tool for thyroid cancer, but more research needed

Thyroid specialists recommend thyroid function testing for pregnant women

Thyroid specialists recommend thyroid function testing for pregnant women

First combination treatment of microwave ablation, radiotherapy performed on 52-year-old patient

First combination treatment of microwave ablation, radiotherapy performed on 52-year-old patient

Endocrine Society revises clinical practice guideline for management of thyroid dysfunction

Endocrine Society revises clinical practice guideline for management of thyroid dysfunction

BUSM professor delivers Van Meter Award Lecture at 81st ATA meeting

BUSM professor delivers Van Meter Award Lecture at 81st ATA meeting

Thyroidectomy reduces snoring associated with obstructive sleep apnea

Thyroidectomy reduces snoring associated with obstructive sleep apnea

Mary Ann Liebert peer-reviewed journal publishes new clinical guidelines on hyperthyroidism

Mary Ann Liebert peer-reviewed journal publishes new clinical guidelines on hyperthyroidism

Study: HT may affect symptom load and quality of life unrelated to hypothyroidism

Study: HT may affect symptom load and quality of life unrelated to hypothyroidism

Genetic study helps investigators solve medical mysteries

Genetic study helps investigators solve medical mysteries

Pisgah Labs receives Notice of Allowance for new patent relating to thyroid hormone drugs

Pisgah Labs receives Notice of Allowance for new patent relating to thyroid hormone drugs

Michelangelo hides image of human brainstem in 'Separation of Light from Darkness' panel

Michelangelo hides image of human brainstem in 'Separation of Light from Darkness' panel

ATA members raise concern about reduction in dietary iodine intake

ATA members raise concern about reduction in dietary iodine intake

Tulane University surgeon performs a new form of endoscopic surgery

Tulane University surgeon performs a new form of endoscopic surgery