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No, they are not .
- The thymus is a lymphoid and endocrine (meaning ductless) gland located in the chest cavity behind the sternum (breastbone). It is responsible for the development of the immune system. In addition to producing white blood cells, the thymus produces hormones (e.g., thymosin) that promote maturation of T lymphocytes. Thymus gland is larger in children than in adults and may disappear completely in old age.
- Lying at the front of the neck , nestled just below the larynx, the endocrine thyroid gland produces hormones that help the body control metabolism. Thyroid hormone is also produced in response to another hormone secreted by the pituitary gland. Thyroid hormones include thyroxine (T4) and triiodothyronine (T3).
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a part of the neck
It is one of the main lymph organs. Located in the chest cavity, it is an important site for lymphocyte maturation.
The thymus produces T cells. Some T cells kill off certain tumor cells and they also kill parasites in the body. The thymus is located in the upper chest over the breastbone a…nd it is a flattened organ. It increases in size until puberty, and then it gets smaller after.
The thyroid is a gland just beneath the larynx in your neck. It produces what are known as thyroid hormones which are involved in oxygen consumption in adults and regulation o…f growth and development in children.
The thyroid gland produces hormones to control how quickly the body uses energy, makes proteins, and how sensitive the body is to other hormones.
According to Wikipedia, the thymus is a specialized organ of the immune system. It is composed of two identical lobes and is located anatomically in front of the heart and beh…ind the sternum. . The thyroid is a butterfly-shaped gland that sits at the base of the neck near the Adam's apple. It produces hormones that regulate the metabolism..
You don't get thyroids. you are born with thyroids and the thyroid happens to be one of the largest Endocrine gands in our body. The Enocrine Gland(S) or our endocrine s…ystem is what secrete their products. For example : Pancreas, Ovaries, Testes, Thyroid gland. The thyroid controls how rapidly our body burns energy, makes proteins, and how delicate our body should be to other hormones.
Raw thyroid (over the counter thyroid supplement) is not the same as Armour Thyroid, which is an FDA approved natural prescription medication.
As long as your prescribing doctors are aware of the other conditions - to my knowledge these two medications are not contraindicated.
inflammation of the thyroid gland, a butterfly-shaped organ next to the windpipe
In Animal Life
There are a couple of medications used for the treatment of hyperthyroidism in humans that can also be used in cats, but the dosages would be very different and trying to just… split a pill yourself would be dangerous and could kill your cat. Cats have very sensitive systems, more so than dogs, and you should never use a human medication on any animal, but especially on a sensitive animal like a cat, without being told to do so by a veterinarian.
There are actually several different types of thyroid disease. If the thyroid gland is secreting too much thyroxin, that is hyperthyroidism; if it is secreting too little thyr…oxin, that is hypothyroidism, and then there is thyroid cancer, worst of all.
The thymus gland is a gland in the neck above the heart. In a fetal pig it makes white blood cells to fight off infection in the body. The thyroid is responsible for makin…g hormones.
"Throid" is a brand name of a medicine that is used to treat thyroid gland conditions. The meaning of Throid and Thyroid are not the same.