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Right Lobe of the Thyroid

Summary Information: Right Lobe of the Thyroid

Right Lobe of the Thyroid: The right lobe of the thyroid is one of three lobes of the thyroid gland. The right lobe of the thyroid contains the thyroid follicles and the parafollicular cells, which produce the thyroid hormones, triiodothyronine, thyroxine, and calcitonin. The right lobe of the thyroid is connected to the left 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 right lobe of the thyroid include hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, thyroid cancer, thyroid nodules, iodine deficiency, goiter, Grave's disease, trauma, and hypopituitarism.

Closely Related Organs: Right Lobe of the Thyroid

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

Conditions Afflicting Organs: Right Lobe of the Thyroid

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

Other Names: Right Lobe of the Thyroid

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

  • Right lobe of the Adam's apple

Sub Parts: Right Lobe of the Thyroid

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Right Lobe of the Thyroid

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