Goiter is the abnormal enlargement of thyroid gland. Goiters are usually painless but in some cases cause cough and cause difficulty to swallow or breath. Common cause of goiter worldwide is lack of iodine in diet. Symptoms: Follow are the symptoms of goiter.
A visible swelling at the base of your neck that may be particularly obvious when you shave or put on makeup A tight feeling in your throat Coughing Hoarseness Difficulty swallowing Difficulty breathing Statistics: Twenty-nine-year-old man with an erythematous-edematous skin lesion with pruritus, with two weeks of evolution, in the infraumbilical region and which later evolved to the right side of the abdomen.
Treatment and Statistics
He reported having traveled to Peru where he had eaten ceviche three weeks before the emergence of the symptoms. Lab tests showed 17% eosinophilia (1530/mm3). The patient was treated with two cycles of 200 mcg/Kg ivermectin, with a 7 day interval.