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thyroid disease

Thyroid disorder Endocrinology Any benign or malignant condition that affects the structure or function of the thyroid gland. See Anaplastic carcinoma of thyroid, Chronic thyroiditis–Hashimoto's disease, Hyperthyroidism, Hypoparathyroidism, Hypopituitarism, Hypothyroidism, Medullary thyroid carcinoma, Silent thyroiditis, Papillary carcinoma of thyroid, Primary hyperparathyroidism, Subacute thyroiditis, Thyroid cancer, Congenital goiter.

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Q. Hi, this is Maverick. My cousin is suffering from bipolar disorder. Hi, this is Maverick. My cousin is suffering from bipolar disorder. Is there any possibility to have thyroid problem due to bipolar.

A. Not that I know about. Bipolar disorder is mainly a psychiatric disorder, and not causing any disturbances in other systems in the body. However, hyperthyroidism may be mistaken to bipolar disorder in many ways (irritability, hyperactivity etc.)

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This multidimensional thyroid disease dataset contains 29 attributes with 7 class variables.
At the early stages of his career, thyroid disease was determined by clinical information, symptoms and physical examination findings, or through measurement of basal metabolic rate (BMR).
6 Multiple factors influence the calculation of the TSH upper reference including population demographics like sex, ethnicity, iodine intake, body mass index, smoking status and age, as well as the failure to exclude the presence of subclinical thyroid disease.
We ran linear regression analyses after exclusion of individuals with reported thyroid disease and/or thyroid medication, to calculate the regression coefficient (beta) and 95% confidence intervals (CIs) for thyroid hormone levels and PFAA quartiles or ln(PFAA) concentrations (the later stratified by sex and age groups).
The American Thyroid Association Tasksforce on Thyroid Disease During Pregrancy and Postpartum, Stagnaro-Green A, Abalovich M, Alexander E, Azizi F, Mestman J, et al.
A woman has almost a one-in-five chance of facing some type of thyroid disease in her lifetime.
However, thyroid disease is usually under-diagnosed and under-treated which can affect a high percentage of the population, so we at the Gulf Diabetes & Endocrinology Specialist Centre want to highlight the condition.
CHICAGO -- The prevalence of thyroid cancer and other forms of thyroid disease in the United States is markedly greater among whites and females, according to preliminary data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey for 2005-2006.
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For example, neither chapter 3, "Environmental Factors in Autoimmune Endocrinopathies," nor chapter 4, "Animal Models of Autoimmune Thyroid Disease," has any figures, tables, graphs, or illustrations.