Enlarged Thyroid | Info

Enlarged Thyroid is a n enlargement of the thyroid gland is medically known as goiter. Usually, the thyroid enlarges and expands beyond its normal size causing a noticeable bulge in your neck.

The thyroid is a small, butterfly-shaped gland located at the base of your neck just below the Adam’s apple . It’s part of an intricate network of glands called the endocrine system. The endocrine system is responsible for coordinating many of your body’s activities. The thyroid gland manufactures hormones that regulate your body’s metabolism .