Iodine Intake, Iodine Excretion and Goiter Prevalence in North Tripura, North East India


Affiliations

  • Tripura University, Department of Life Sciences, Agartala, 799 044, India

Abstract

Iodine deficiency disorder (IDD) has been considered as a major public health problem in recent past all over the world. The major manifestations of IDD are abortion, still birth, goiter, brain damage, impaired physical and mental development that ultimately cause socio-economic retardation of the affected community.

Subject Discipline

Health Care and Hospital Management

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