"Goiter, Endemic" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A form of IODINE deficiency disorders characterized by an enlargement of the THYROID GLAND in a significantly large fraction of a POPULATION GROUP. Endemic goiter is common in mountainous and iodine-deficient areas of the world where the DIET contains insufficient amount of iodine.
- Goiter, Endemic
- Endemic Goiters
- Goiters, Endemic
- Endemic Goiter
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Goiter, Endemic" by people in Profiles.
Effect of maternal iodine supplementation on thyroid function and birth outcome in goiter endemic areas. Curr Med Res Opin. 2015 Apr; 31(4):667-74.
Persistence of severe iodine-deficiency disorders despite universal salt iodization in an iodine-deficient area in northern India. Public Health Nutr. 2010 Mar; 13(3):424-9.
Evidence of endemic goiter and iodine deficiency in a mountainous area of Haiti. Endocr Pract. 2009 May-Jun; 15(4):298-301.
Prevalence of goiter in children 6 to 12 years of age in Ethiopia. Food Nutr Bull. 2007 Dec; 28(4):391-8.
The goitre rate, its association with reproductive failure, and the knowledge of iodine deficiency disorders (IDD) among women in Ethiopia: cross-section community based study. BMC Public Health. 2007 Nov 08; 7:316.
Role of exposure analysis in solving the mystery of Balkan endemic nephropathy. Croat Med J. 2007 Jun; 48(3):300-11.
Insufficient level of iodine content in household powder salt in Nepal. Nepal Med Coll J. 2007 Jun; 9(2):75-8.
Iodine status and goiter prevalence after 40 years of salt iodisation in the Kangra District, India. Indian J Pediatr. 2007 Feb; 74(2):135-7.
Status of iodine nutriture and universal salt iodisation at beneficiaries levels in Kerala State, India. J Indian Med Assoc. 2006 Apr; 104(4):165-7.
Thirty years of a ban on the sale of noniodized salt: impact on iodine nutrition in children in Himachal Pradesh, India. Food Nutr Bull. 2005 Sep; 26(3):255-8.