euthyroid goiter

euthyroid goiter

Endocrinology A goiter–enlarged thyroid–caused by a paucity of iodine in the diet, which triggers compensatory hyperplasia of functionally normal thyroid tissue. See Goiter.
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How to prevent surgical morbidity after a total thyroidectomy for a multinodular euthyroid goiter [in French], Ann Chir 2002;127(6):449-55.
Multinodular goiter is very common in cases having euthyroid goiter but other conditions such as diffuse goiter, thyroiditis and neoplasm can also be present in euthyroid state19.
Total thyroidectomy in surgical treatment of euthyroid goiter.
1) Multinodular goiter is the most common diagnosis in cases of euthyroid goiter, but other conditions such as diffuse goiter (often idiopathic), thyroiditis, and neoplasms can also present in a euthyroid state.
This area of Japan is known to have a high incidence of euthyroid goiter.
When compared with a group of 124 patients with multinodular euthyroid goiter matched for age, gender, body mass index, and smoking, the adrenal incidentaloma patients were more likely to have hypertension (54% vs.
We report the detailed pathologic and immunophenotypic features of a case of PCG of the thyroid in a 46-year-old woman with a long history of euthyroid goiter and a strong family history of goiter, and we present a comprehensive review of the literature.
The physical examination was normal except for a small euthyroid goiter (normal thyrotropin).
31, 2007, the author treated 8 patients--1 man and 7 women, aged 21 to 83 years (mean: 54)--who had presented in a community setting with a euthyroid goiter that had caused tracheal compression and moderate to severe OSA.
Table 4 presents the diagnoses of new patients in my practice, during a 1-year period, who had hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism, or euthyroid goiter.
Subsequent resolution of goiters in 3 of the latter 5 women, however, suggests that development of euthyroid goiter was a postpartum occurrence in most cases.
The most recent case occurred in a 46year-old woman who had euthyroid goiter.