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Noun1.thyromegaly - abnormally enlarged thyroid glandthyromegaly - abnormally enlarged thyroid gland; can result from underproduction or overproduction of hormone or from a deficiency of iodine in the diet
disease - an impairment of health or a condition of abnormal functioning


n. tiromegalia, agrandamiento de la tiroides.
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The frequency of thyromegaly was found to be 67% (n = 39) in patients with hypothyroidism and 51%(n=23) in euthyroid patients.
These earlier studies support the findings of the present study that thyromegaly and mild to moderate tracheal compression may contribute to the pathogenesis of OSA.