thyro-


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thyro-

or thyr-
pref.
Thyroid: thyroxine.

[From thyroid.]

thyro-

or before a vowel

thyr-

combining form
(Medicine) thyroid: thyrotoxicosis; thyrotropin.

thyro-

a combining form representing thyroid: thyrotropin.
Also, esp. before a vowel,thyr-.
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Head Voice refers to full closure of the vocal folds using passive vibration of the thyro- arytenoid muscles (McCoy, 2011).
down syn- drome, cushing syndrome, acromegally, thyro- toxicosis, etc) or any other major illness were ex- cluded from the study.
The use of epinephrine should be avoided and dental surgery should be delayed for patients who exhibit signs or symptoms of thyro- toxicosis.16 Stress management is vital for hyperthy- roidism.