Thyroid Hormone Function Along Normal Values and Abnormalities Causes

THYROID HORMONE: The thyroid gland, located immediately below the larynx on each side of and in front of the trachea, is one of the largest of the endocrine glands, normally weighing 15-20g in adults. The thyroid gland secretes to major hormones, Thyroxine “T4” and Triiodothyronine “T3” and also secretes calcitonin which is an important hormone for calcium metabolism. Thyroid hormone […]