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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1 -- Age-wise Gender-wise distribution Total distribution Thyro- Thyroiditis glossal cyst M F M F 1-10 1 -- -- -- 1 11-20 -- 1 1 4 16 21-30 -- -- -- 2 35 31-40 -- -- -- 6 48 41-50 -- -- -- 2 15 51-60 -- -- -- -- 12 61-70 -- -- -- -- 2 71-80 -- -- -- -- 1 Total 1 1 1 14 130 M:F ratio 1:1 1:14 Table 5: Age- and gender-wise distribution in neoplastic lesions Age-wise Gender-wise distribution Total distribution Follicular Papillary Medullary Anaplastic neoplasm carcinoma carcinoma carcinoma M F M F M F M F 1-10 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 11-20 -- 2 -- -- -- -- -- -- 2 21-30 -- 2 -- 1 -- -- -- -- 3 31-40 1 3 -- 1 -- -- -- -- 5 41-50 1 1 -- -- -- 1 -- -- 3 51-60 -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- 1 61-70 -- -- -- -- -- -- 1 -- 1 71-80 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Total 2 9 0 2 0 1 1 0 15 M:F ratio 1:4.
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.