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.
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.
Treatment and Statistics
Gnathostomiasis is seldom fatal, except in CNS disease. Mortality rate is 8-25%, with 33% of survivors having neurological sequelae. Long-term morbidity is due to tissue injury during migration.