DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for goiter

Goiter [DOID:12176]

A goitre or goiter (Latin gutteria, struma), is a swelling in the thyroid gland, which can lead to a swelling of the neck or larynx (voice box). Goitre is a term that refers to an enlargement of the thyroid and can be associated with a thyroid gland that is functioning properly or not.

Synonyms:  goiter,  DOID:12176