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    Anomalous growth of Thyroid gland

    A cadaveric study in the coastal inhabitants of Andhra Pradesh Introduction: Thyroid gland is a butterfly formed endocrine gland, extremely vascular, located infront of the lower a half of the neck. Developmental anomalies encompass a range of morphological variations of the thyroid gland like hypoplasia, ectopia, hemiagenesis and agenesis. Aims: To study the anatomical differences […] More

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    Metabolism and Thyroid Hormone

    Part 1 1 Which rat had the fastest basal metabolic rate (BMR)? The normal rat had the faster basal metabolic rate, because it was not missing its pituitary gland or its thyroid gland. 2 Why did the metabolic rates differ between the normal rat and the surgically altered rats? How well did the results compare […] More