thyroidism


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Related to thyroidism: hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism

thyroidism

a condition caused by overactivity of the thyroid gland or excessive doses of thyroid.
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thy·roi·dism

n. tiroidismo, condición por exceso de secreción tiroidea.
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