The thyroid gland is responsible for the production of various hormones used to regulate the bodys metabolism. Thyroxine and triiodothyronine are the two major hormones made by the thyroid. When the thyroid gland is affected due to different conditions, it leads to thyroid diseases and it is very common in individuals. There are a wide variety of thyroid diseases ranging from goiter to cancer. The most common thyroid disease occurs due to the abnormal production of thyroid hormones. Thyroid diseases can be diagnosed with the help of biopsy, ultrasound, blood tests, and radioiodine scanning. All thyroid diseases can be treated by bringing the hormone levels back to normal.
- Track 1-1 Hypothyroidism
- Track 2-2 Hyperthyroidism
- Track 3-3 Goiter
- Track 4-4 Thyroid Cancer
- Track 5-5 Hashimotos Thyroiditis