Iodine deficiency or impaired absorption of food can lead to goiter, said General Surgery Specialist. Dr. A. Murat Koca emphasized that iodine should be taken in a balanced diet to prevent goiter. Noting that people with iodine deficiency should avoid foods such as kale, cabbage, soy, cauliflower, Coca said, “they should also eat seafood, yogurt, eggs, potatoes and bananas which are good for iodine deficiency.” Suggested. Coca-Cola has listed the symptoms of goiter as swelling and thickening of the neck, feeling pressure and tenderness, difficulty swallowing and feeling stuck, difficulty breathing and coughing, shortness of breath when lifting arms and dizziness.
Iodine Deficiency Disease Prevention and Iodine Deficiency Disease Prevention Week 1-7 June. General Surgery Specialist and. Dr. A. Murat has made an assessment of goiter for coca iodine deficiency.
GIATR: Thyroid enlargement
Kiss. Dr. A. Murat Koca states that the thyroid gland is an organ located in the neck on both sides of the trachea and secretes thyroid hormone. Kiss. Dr. A. Murat Koca, “Goiter is the name given to an increase in the size of the thyroid gland. Goiter is also called toxic goiter or idle goiter depending on whether the thyroid gland is working more or less. Says
Kiss. Dr. A. Murat Koca states that there are two types of thyroid gland diseases, namely goiter and thyroiditis, “There is a problem in hormone production in goiter. Thyroiditis is an inflammation of the thyroid. It could be bacteria, fungi, viruses, trauma or autoimmune. “
The thyroid is divided into three groups
Kiss. Dr. A. Murat Koka says that thyroiditis is divided into three categories: acute thyroiditis, subacute thyroiditis and chronic thyroiditis. Kiss. Dr. A. Murat Koka listed them:
Acute thyroiditis (suppurative / radiation / trauma-induced)
Subacute thyroiditis (painful (de coarven) / painless (silent / postpartum / OI)
Chronic Thyroiditis (Hashimato / Riddle)
Nodules and cysts
It is divided into groups as thyroid cancer.
Goats can be caused by iodine deficiency
Kiss. Dr. A. Murat Coca-Cola touches on the causes of goiter and says that iodine deficiency or disturbances in the absorption of food can lead to goiter. Kiss. Dr. A. Murat Koca mentions that radiation and environmental factors affect the body from the outside and some drugs containing lithium can also cause goiter. Attention to hereditary tendency in the formation of goiter, op. Dr. A. Murat Koca says goiter can occur in people with a goiter and a family history of thyroid disease. Note that autoimmune factors such as graves, hashimoto, nodules, cancer and thyroiditis will also be effective in the formation of cancer, Op. Dr. A. Murat Koka, “All of these conditions cause thyroid tissue to grow and goiter to form. Also, being a woman is a risk factor for pregnancy, menopause and being over 40, “she said.
Note that goiter is seen in everyone, OP. Dr. A. Murat Koka said, “However, it is more common in women after the age of 40. Some diseases and trauma can also trigger goiter.
Pay attention to these symptoms in Gayatra
Kiss. Dr. A: Murat listed the symptoms of coca goiter as swelling and thickening of the neck, feeling of pressure and tenderness, difficulty swallowing and feeling stuck, difficulty breathing and coughing, shortness of breath when lifting arms and dizziness.
Toxic goiter and lazy goiter can cause a variety of symptoms
Kiss. Dr. A. Murat Koka added that different symptoms can occur depending on whether it is toxic goiter or lazy goiter and said:
Toxic goiter (hyperthyroidism): palpitations, sweating, nausea, trembling hands, excessive appetite but weight loss, hair loss / thinning, frequent menstruation, insomnia, hot flashes / feeling of warmth, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, cataracts Problems, infertility.
Lazy goiter (hypothyroidism): feeling of heaviness in the heart, feeling cold, calmness / weakness, overweight / obesity and inability to lose weight, weakness, thick hair, long menstruation, laziness / drowsiness, constipation, constipation, infertility.
Iodine must be balanced
Focusing on what needs to be done to prevent goiter, OP. Dr. A. “We should try to eliminate or reduce the risk factors,” said Murat Koka. Those in the risk group must have their check-ups done. Iodine should be taken in a balanced diet. People with iodine deficiency should avoid certain foods like bananas, cabbage, soy, cauliflower. He should also eat seafood, yogurt, eggs, potatoes and bananas which are good for iodine deficiency. Suggested.
The goiter reveals that it will cause discomfort according to the speed of work if it is not treated, Op. Dr. A. Murat Koka, “From insomnia to psychological problems; Many systems are affected, from infertility to heart problems. “
Three separate medical procedures are used
General Surgery Specialist and. Dr. A. Murat Koca noted that the goal of treating goiter is to eliminate deficiencies and ensure normal functioning of the thyroid gland, “It is also aimed at reducing thyroid through effective treatment. In addition, if there is a risk of cancer, there is a goal to address it. “He noted that there are three different treatment modalities: drug treatment, radioactive iodine treatment and surgical treatment. :
Medications: Medications are given to normalize the work rate. Inflammation is treated. Hormone or hormone suppressant drugs are given. The goiter is compressed to its normal size.
Radioactive iodine treatment: It is applied to toxic goiter. After treatment, thyroid may become dysfunctional and thyroid medication should be given.
Surgical treatment: This involves surgical removal of some or all of the thyroid tissue where there is no response to other treatments. When the tumor originates, all thyroid tissue is removed. Depending on the study of the tissue and thyroid gland taken after surgery, medication supplementation may be required.