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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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.
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.
Causes of hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism, and euthyroid goiter in consecutive patients new to the author's practice in 1 year (1991).
Table 4 presents the diagnoses of new patients in my practice, during a 1-year period, who had hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism, or euthyroid goiter.
The most recent case occurred in a 46year-old woman who had euthyroid goiter.
The physical examination was normal except for a small euthyroid goiter (normal thyrotropin).
Radioactive iodine (I-131) has been used, primarily in Europe, to decrease thyroid volume in patients with euthyroid goiters (40-60% volume reduction).