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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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Hypothyroidism" returned 1370 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Phonological acquisition in children with early-treated congenital hypothyroidism: association with clinical and laboratory parameters.
 

Author(s): Ana Paula Dassie-Leite, Mara Behlau, Suzana Nesi-França, Monica Nunes Lima, Luiz de Lacerda

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To evaluate the phonological characteristics of children with congenital hypothyroidism (CH).

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Brittle Nails and Hair Loss in Hypothyroidism.
 

Author(s): Takafumi Taguchi

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2018 Oct;379(14):1363.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Woltman's Sign of Hypothyroidism.
 

Author(s): Yorihiro Iwasaki, Kenji Fukaya

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2018 Oct;379(14):e23.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Hypothyroidism" returned 117 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Primary hypothyroidism in a child leads to pituitary hyperplasia: A case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Junguo Cao, Ting Lei, Fan Chen, Chaochao Zhang, Chengyuan Ma, Haiyan Huang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Oct;97(42):e12703.

 

A sellar mass in children is most often seen in craniopharyngeal tumors, intracranial germ cell tumors, or pituitary adenomas. However, pituitary hyperplasia secondary to primary hypothyroidism (PHPH) is not commonly seen in children.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[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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Last Updated: 1 Oct 2018

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Pediatric Risk of Hypothyroidism With Iodinated Contrast Media
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Hypothyroidism

 

Last Updated: 24 Aug 2018

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Hypothyroidism Treated With Calcitonin
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hypothyroidism

 

Last Updated: 18 Jun 2018

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