Hypothyroidism

Common Name(s)

Hypothyroidism

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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 "Hypothyroidism" returned 1436 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Short stature and hypothyroidism in a child with Nail-Patella Syndrome. A case report.
 

Author(s): C Goecke, C Mellado, C García, H García

Journal: Rev Chil Pediatr. 2018 Feb;89(1):107-112.

 

Nail-Patella syndrome (NPS) (OMIM: 161200) or hereditary onycho-osteodysplasia is an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by skeletal anomalies, nail dysplasia, renal and ocular abnor malities. The diagnosis is based on clinical and radiological findings and confirmed by the ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The genetic characteristics of congenital hypothyroidism in China by comprehensive screening of 21 candidate genes.
 

Author(s): Feng Sun, Jun-Xiu Zhang, Chang-Yi Yang, Guan-Qi Gao, Wen-Bin Zhu, Bing Han, Le-Le Zhang, Yue-Yue Wan, Xiao-Ping Ye, Yu-Ru Ma, Man-Man Zhang, Liu Yang, Qian-Yue Zhang, Wei Liu, Cui-Cui Guo, Gang Chen, Shuang-Xia Zhao, Ke-Yi Song, Huai-Dong Song

Journal: Eur. J. Endocrinol.. 2018 Jun;178(6):623-633.

 

Congenital hypothyroidism (CH), the most common neonatal metabolic disorder, is characterized by impaired neurodevelopment. Although several candidate genes have been associated with CH, comprehensive screening of causative genes has been limited.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Alobar holoprosencephaly associated with diabetes insipidus and hypothyroidism in a 10-month old infant].
 

Author(s): Ndiogou Seck, Idrissa Basse, Younoussa Keita, Djiril Boiro, Lamine Thiam, Aliou Adoulaye Ndongo, Ibrahima Diagne

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Holoprosencephaly (HPE) is a serious brain malformation due to a failure of medial forebrain cleavage. This is an abnormality which is more often associated with craniofacial malformations, psychomotor development delay, diabetes insipidus and variable endocrine disorders. It is due ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Hypothyroidism" returned 122 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Neurodevelopmental assessment of patients with congenital hypothyroidism].
 

Author(s): Alicia Núñez, Paula Bedregal, Carlos Becerra, Francisca Grob L

Journal: Rev Med Chil. 2017 Dec;145(12):1579-1587.

 

Congenital hypothyroidism (CH) is the most common cause of preventable cognitive disability worldwide. Generally, it is produced by an alteration in the embryogenesis of the thyroid gland or by an alteration in the synthesis of thyroid hormones, which determine that affected patients ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Fenofibrate monotherapy-induced rhabdomyolysis in a patient with hypothyroidism: A rare case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Dawei Wang, Yanqiu Wang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Apr;97(14):e0318.

 

Fenofibrate is a fibric acid derivative indicated for use in hypertriglyceridemia and mixed dyslipidemia treatment among adults. Rhabdomyolysis is a syndrome characterized by muscle necrosis and the release of intracellular muscle contents into the systemic circulation, which is the ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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MANAGEMENT OF ENDOCRINE DISEASE: Pitfalls on the replacement therapy for primary and central hypothyroidism in adults.
 

Author(s): Gisah Amaral de Carvalho, Gilberto Paz-Filho, Cleo Mesa Junior, Hans Graf

Journal: Eur. J. Endocrinol.. 2018 Jun;178(6):R231-R244.

 

Hypothyroidism is one of the most common hormone deficiencies in adults. Most of the cases, particularly those of overt hypothyroidism, are easily diagnosed and managed, with excellent outcomes if treated adequately. However, minor alterations of thyroid function determine nonspecific ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Last Updated: 5 Sep 2017

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Hypothyroidism Treated With Calcitonin
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hypothyroidism

 

Last Updated: 18 Jun 2018

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