Most common cause of goiter in India is

Most common cause of goiter in India
is
a) Diffuse Endemic Goitre
b) Papillary Carcinoma
c) Toxic Multinodular Goitre
d) Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis
Correct Answer - A
Answer- A. Diffuse Endemic Goitre
The lack of the iodine leads to decreased synthesis of thyroid
hormones and a compensatory increase in TSH, which in turn leads
to follicular cell hypertrophy and hyperplasia and goitrous
enlargement - Diffuse hyperplastic goiter.
Mostly patients are euthyroid.