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Endemic goiter

Known as: Goiter, Endemic, endemic goitre, Goiter, Endemic [Disease/Finding] 
A form of IODINE deficiency disorders characterized by an enlargement of the THYROID GLAND in a significantly large fraction of a POPULATION GROUP… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
The human T-cell leukemia virus type 1 (HTLV-1), identified as the first human oncogenic retrovirus 30 years ago, is not an… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
One century ago human African trypanosomiasis (HAT), also known as sleeping sickness, was believed to curb the development of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The world’s gastropod fauna from continental waters comprises ∼4,000 valid described species and a minimum of 33–38 independent… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Hunting and butchering of wild non-human primates infected with simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV) is thought to have… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The protective efficacy of BCG vaccination against pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) is highly variable in different populations. The… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
  • C. Wang, L. Crapo
  • Endocrinology and metabolism clinics of North…
  • 1997
  • Corpus ID: 4730075
The burden of thyroid disease in the general population is enormous. As many as 50% of people in the community have microscopic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Much of the evidence that human herpesvirus type 8 (HHV-8) is associated with Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) has come from… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND Endemic cretinism, caused by severe iodine deficiency during pregnancy, is the world's most common preventable cause… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
  • U. Kapil
  • Indian pediatrics
  • 1986
  • Corpus ID: 8110647
Iodine is an element that is needed for the production of thyroid hormone. The body does not make iodine, so it is an essential… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Indirect immunofluorescence of certain human sera demonstrated an antigen(s) in the cytoplasm of 1--5% of the cells of a T-cell… Expand
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