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Name the hormone secreted by thyroid gland and state its functions. why is it improtant for us to iodised salt in ourdeit name the disease caused due to

deficiency of iodine and mention its symptoms



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The hormone is thyroxine and the purpose of the thyroid gland is to make, store, and release thyroid hormones into the blood.

It is important to eat iodized salt so as to avoid the occurrence of the disease called goitre and is the major source of iodine.
The disease is goitre and its symptom is the swelling of the neck.

Hope I helped you! :)
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 I have this thyoid problem but fortunately didn't face the goitre problem. :)
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