Goiter is swelling (enlargement) of the thyroid gland. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how a goiter develops, what it looks like, how to treat it, and much more.
Thyroid Problems -- Symptoms, Causes, and Diagnosis
Learn more from WebMD about the causes of different types of thyroid problems.
Hyperthyroidism (Overactive Thyroid)
If you have hyperthyroidism, it means your thyroid is overactive and produces too much of a hormone called thyroxine. Learn more about the symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment of hyperthyroidism.
The Basics of Goiter
You've heard of goiters, but do you really know what they are? Find out now.
Symptoms of Thyroid Problems
Learn more from WebMD about the symptoms of thyroid problems.
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The Thyroid (Human Anatomy): Picture, Function, Definition, Location in the Body, and More
WebMD's Thyroid Anatomy Page provides a detailed image of the thyroid as well as a definition and information related to the thyroid. Learn about the conditions that affect this organ as well as its function and location in the body.