Hyperthyroidism

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Hyperthyroidism

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The British Thyroid Foundation

To provide people with the highest standard of support and information based on the best current medical evidence and patient experiences, to work in partnership with medical professionals and patients in order to facilitate a better understanding of thyroid disorders, and to ensure all people have access to appropriate treatment and care.

Last Updated: 13 Jul 2015

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The British Thyroid Foundation

To provide people with the highest standard of support and information based on the best current medical evidence and patient experiences, to work in partnership with medical professionals and patients in order to facilitate a better understanding of thyroid disorders, and to ensure all people have access to appropriate treatment and care.

http://www.btf-thyroid.org

Last Updated: 13 Jul 2015

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The terms "Hyperthyroidism" returned 684 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Subclinical Hyperthyroidism.
 

Author(s): Bernadette Biondi, David S Cooper

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2018 10;379(15):1485-1486.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Hyperthyroidism is not a significant risk of benign prostatic hyperplasia: A nationwide population-based study.
 

Author(s): Kee-Ming Man, Kuen-Bao Chen, Huey-Yi Chen, Jen-Huai Chiang, Yuan-Chih Su, Samantha S Man, Dong-Dong Xie, Yi Wang, Zhi-Qiang Zhang, Liang-Kuan Bi, Tao Zhang, De-Xin Yu, Wen-Chi Chen

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Sep;97(39):e12459.

 

Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is a common disorder in the aging male population. Despite evidence that thyroid status impacts the prostate, the objective of this study was to examine whether patients with hyperthyroidism were at a greater risk for BPH.This study is a retrospective ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Serum microRNA miR-206 is decreased in hyperthyroidism and mediates thyroid hormone regulation of lipid metabolism in HepG2 human hepatoblastoma cells.
 

Author(s): Yingjuan Zheng, Chao Zhao, Naijian Zhang, Wenqin Kang, Rongrong Lu, Huadong Wu, Yingxue Geng, Yaping Zhao, Xiaoyan Xu

Journal: Mol Med Rep. 2018 Apr;17(4):5635-5641.

 

The actions of thyroid hormone (TH) on lipid metabolism in the liver are associated with a number of genes involved in lipogenesis and lipid metabolism; however, the underlying mechanisms through which TH impacts on lipid metabolism remain to be elucidated. The present study aimed ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Hyperthyroidism" returned 62 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Impending thyroid storm in a pregnant woman with undiagnosed hyperthyroidism: A case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Yushan Ma, Hao Li, Jin Liu, Xuemei Lin, Hui Liu

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Jan;97(3):e9606.

 

Thyroid storm is a rare complication during caesarean section of patients with hyperthyroidism. It occurs abruptly, with a high mortality rate if not recognized immediately and aggressively treated. Herein, we reported a case of impending thyroid storm during a caesarean section.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Does hyperthyroidism worsen prognosis of thyroid carcinoma? A retrospective analysis on 2820 consecutive thyroidectomies.
 

Author(s): Fabio Medas, Ernico Erdas, Gian Luigi Canu, Alessandro Longheu, Giuseppe Pisano, Massimiliano Tuveri, Pietro Giorgio Calò

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Hyperthyroidism is associated with high incidence of thyroid carcinoma; furthermore, tumors arisen in hyperthyroid tissue show an aggressive behavior. Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH) and Thyroid-stimulating antibodies, present in Graves's disease, seem to play a key role in carcinogenesis ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Thyrotoxic periodic paralysis: an unusual presentation of hyperthyroidism.
 

Author(s): M Salih, C M J van Kinschot, R P Peeters, W W de Herder, E J J Duschek, J van der Linden, C van Noord

Journal: Neth J Med. 2017 Oct;75(8):315-320.

 

Thyrotoxic periodic paralysis (TPP) is a complication of hyperthyroidism among Asians, characterised by sudden onset of hypokalaemia and muscle paralysis. Several factors may contribute to a delay in diagnosis, including the subtlety of hyperthyroidism, the transient nature of the ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Thermogenesis in Hyperthyroidism and Effect of Anti-Adrenergic Therapy
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hyperthyroidism

 

Last Updated: 13 Jul 2018

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Last Updated: 21 Feb 2018

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Efficacy and Safety of Cholestyramine and Prednisolone as Adjunctive Therapy in Treatment of Overt Hyperthyroidism
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hyperthyroidism; Graves Disease

 

Last Updated: 1 Oct 2017

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