Nodular toxic goiter

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Nodular toxic goiter

This disease is characterized by the presence of node in the thyroid gland, which produces excess thyroid hormones. Another name for nodular toxic goiter - toxic adenoma.

Fully causes of this disease is not known. It is assumed that nervous disorders of the thyroid gland playing a key role in the development of nodular toxic goiter.

The clinical picture in nodular toxic goiter is various. The disease may be mild, moderate and severe. Most toxic adenoma has monosemeiotic character, which manifests itself mostly lesions of the cardiovascular system. At the same time clinical symptoms develop slowly. Such manifestations as proptosis (displacement of the eyeball forward), as well as other ocular symptoms may be absent or mild.

When viewed in a fraction of the thyroid gland is usually palpable moveable node having a smooth surface and clear boundaries. Most often it is painless at palpation, but sometimes it can feel a little soreness.

Confirm the diagnosis of nodular toxic goiter you can by a blood test, which is determined by the high level of triiodothyronine and protein iodine. On the thermogram of the thyroid gland is marked local hyperthermia in the area of ​​the projection unit.

Treatment of nodular toxic goiter surgery. Prior to the surgery require pre-payment drug thyrotoxicosis. If surgery is contraindicated, the treatment can be carried out with radioactive iodine.

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    Adam - 21.11.2012, 18:13
    Its realy actual problem. We need to prevent such diceases.
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    Proenza - 23.11.2012, 09:23
    Terrible disease.
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    Gregory - 26.11.2012, 19:37
    Iodine deficiency is main reason of this disease.
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    Owful photo!
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    Dukz - 27.11.2012, 09:30
    All diseases are the result of unhealthy nutrition and bad ecology.
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    We need to add more sea food in our ration to prevent this disease.
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    Kasim - 4.12.2012, 23:04
    All disesase can be treated but man must want to be healthy.
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    Song - 6.12.2012, 09:57
    only surgery can help in this case.
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    Weber - 6.12.2012, 19:42
    Ecology is so bad that such diseases grows very rapidly.
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    Good article, thanks for good tips.
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    Nomir - 13.12.2012, 00:51
    This is bad disease.
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    Ulrih - 13.12.2012, 19:55
    You must diagnose goiter in time to get proper treatment.
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    Cudys - 21.12.2012, 09:51
    Surgery or hormones will help in treatment Nodular goiter.
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    Life is full of desiases so i sepouse its very foolishly to be afraid of them.
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    Photo like from the nightmare!
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