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Published by Wright in [Bristol .
Written in English


  • Cretinism.,
  • Goiter, Endemic.

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Statementby Edward T. Blake.
The Physical Object
Pagination89p. :
Number of Pages89
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18582924M

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  Thyroid problems Diseases: Cretinism, Myxoedema, Goitre Hyperthyroidism (Overactive thyroid): is due to the overproduction of the thyroid hormones T3 & T4 Hypothyroidism: is due to under production of thyroid hormones T3 & T4 PPRC/INDIA 14 Cretinism PPRC/INDIA 15 Myxoedema PPRC/INDIA 16 Goitre PPRC/INDIA 17 “In , Gull described several previously healthy women who acquired clinical features similar to those in cretinism. 4 years later, Ord coined the term myxoedema to describe a syndrome in five women with coarse features, mental dullness, dry skin, hypothermia, and oedema. The diagnosis of cretinism Sarcoma (rare). will not be detailed more as it is barely relevant. These conditions can be re-grouped for diag Myxoedema. As in cretinism, the thyroid is only nostic purposes as follows: occasionally enlarged, and here again a detailed THYROID ENLARGEMENT WITH THYROTOXICOSIS: account will not be : R.G. Beard. see more details in the agreed area and a second follows, counting all the visible goitres in the group. Gross suspected myxoedema, cretinism and thyrotoxicosis and the foods foods Subject Category: Commodities and Products see more details exhibited for sale are noted either by a third investigator or by the first two on their return journey Author: Nwokolo C, Ekpechi Ol.