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what is thyroid disease?

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Dr. Frederick Singer
57 years experience Endocrinology
Many types.: Thyroid disease is a nonspecific term which indicates there is an abnormality of thyroid function. These include excess secretion of thyroid hormones, decreased secretion, nodules including cancer, and inflammation. A variety of tests help determine the specific type of disease.
Answered on Jun 7, 2018
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