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AnonymOct 14, 2013

The deficiency of Iodine can result in which disease?

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    Oct 14, 2013

    Iodine is a chemical element which is mainly used by the Thyroid Gland to produce Thyroxine hormone in our body. But according to a research tissue of Brain, Stomach, Skin, Thymus, Salivary glands, Breasts and Pancreas also absorbs a few amount of Iodine. Deficiency of Iodine can result in several diseases like : >> Hypothyroidism, Goiter, Mental retardation, Certain forms of cancer and Cretinism.

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