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The Endocrine System

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Which of the following term describes hyperthyrsidisn following intake of iodine in patients suffering from endemic goiter? (AIIMS May 2013)



A Wolff-Chaikoff effect

B Jod-Basedow effect

C Graves disease

D Hashimoto's thyroiditis

Ans. B Jod-Basedow effect

Jod Basedow efiect is characterized by excessive thyroid hormone synthesis caused by increased iodine exposure.

Wolff Chaikoff effect is lodide dependent suppression of the thyroid.

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