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Organs » Left Lobe of the Thyroid
 

Left Lobe of the Thyroid

Summary Information: Left Lobe of the Thyroid

Left Lobe of the Thyroid: The left lobe of the thyroid is one of three lobes of the thyroid gland. The left lobe of the thyroid contains the thyroid follicles and the parafollicular cells, which produce the thyroid hormones, triiodothyronine, thyroxine, and calcitonin. The left lobe of the thyroid is connected to the right lobe of the thyroid and the pyramidal lobe by the thyroid isthmus, creating the wing-like butterfly structure of the thyroid.

Conditions that can afflict the left lobe of the thyroid include hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, thyroid cancer, thyroid nodules, iodine deficiency, goiter, Grave's disease, trauma, and hypopituitarism.

Closely Related Organs: Left Lobe of the Thyroid

The following organs are closely related to the organ: Left Lobe of the Thyroid:

Conditions Afflicting Organs: Left Lobe of the Thyroid

The following conditions are related to the organ: Left Lobe of the Thyroid:

Other Names: Left Lobe of the Thyroid

The following are other names for the organ: Left Lobe of the Thyroid:

  • Left lobe of the Adam's apple

Sub Parts: Left Lobe of the Thyroid

The following list contains sub-parts of the organ: Left Lobe of the Thyroid:

Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Left Lobe of the Thyroid

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Left Lobe of the Thyroid: Related Topics

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