exophthalmic goiter definition by Webster's New World
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a disease of unknown cause characterized by enlargement of the thyroid gland, overproduction of the thyroid hormone, and abnormal protrusion of the eyeballs
exophthalmic goiter definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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See Graves' disease.
exophthalmic goiter - Medical Definition
Any of various forms of hyperthyroidism, such as Graves' disease, involving enlargement of the thyroid gland and protrusion of the eyeballs.