The thyroid toxins such as glucosinolates to exacerbate problems with thyroid function. Defects in thyroid function can delay sexual maturation and mental retardation in low-iodine regions lead .. Compounds of glucosinolates are known in a variety of vegetables in the human diet contain, however, these compounds organic iodine organic iodine and the transport of iodine in the thyroid gland. Iodine is necessary for proper thyroid function and in geographic regions where inorganic iodine are low, resulting endemic goiter to hold in response to the need for a level of thyroid hormones.
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