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Research & Reviews  2,259 results

Excessive intake of iodine and low prevalence of goiter in school age children five yea...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7816433
BMC Public Health; Elias E, Tsegaye W et. al.

Jan 20th, 2021 - Iodine is a trace element required for the synthesis of thyroid hormones. The multiple effects of iodine deficiency on human health are called iodine deficiency disorders (IDDs). IDDs have been common nutritional problems in Ethiopia. In 2012, Eth...

Prevalence and spectrum of DICER1 mutations in adult-onset thyroid nodules with indeter...
https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgab025
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Chong AS, Nikiforov YE et. al.

Jan 18th, 2021 - DICER1 mutations are found in multinodular goiter and differentiated thyroid carcinoma in children, and can be a manifestation of DICER1 syndrome, but the prevalence of DICER1 mutations and their significance in adult-onset thyroid nodules is unkn...

Is Statin Use Associated With Risk of Thyroid Diseases? Results of a Retrospective Coho...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1060028020986552
The Annals of Pharmacotherapy; Trivedi LU, Femnou Mbuntum L et. al.

Jan 8th, 2021 - Given the ubiquity of statin use and prevalence of thyroid diseases, such as thyroid cancer, hyperthyroidism, and thyroiditis, understanding their association deserves further attention. To examine the association between statin use and thyroid ca...

Caralluma europaea (Guss) N.E.Br.: A review on Ethnomedicinal uses, Phytochemistry, Pha...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2020.113769
Journal of Ethnopharmacology; Ouassou H, Bouhrim M et. al.

Jan 7th, 2021 - Caralluma europaea (Guss) N.E.Br. (Family: Apocynaceae), which is known as Daghmous in Morocco. It is widespread in the Mediterranean basin Egypt, Jordan, Spain, Italy, Libya, Tunisia, Algeria, and Morocco. The plant has been used as traditional M...

Predictive factors of a worse response to radioactive Iodine-I131 treatment in hyperthy...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12020-020-02573-1
Endocrine Finessi M, Bisceglia A et. al.

Jan 5th, 2021 - Aim of our study was to search for variables associated with worse outcomes in patients treated with radioactive iodine (RAI) for hyperthyroidism by a dosimetric-based approach. Four hundred twenty-four patients with hyperthyroidism related to Tox...

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Guidelines  2 results

American Thyroid Association statement on optimal surgical management of goiter.
https://doi.org/10.1089/thy.2013.0291
Thyroid : Official Journal of the American Thyroid Associ... Chen AY, Bernet VJ et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2013 - Goiter, or benign enlargement of the thyroid gland, can be asymptomatic or can cause compression of surrounding structures such as the esophagus and/or trachea. The options for medical treatment of euthyroid goiter are short-lived and are limited ...

Thymomas and thymic carcinomas: Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology.
https://doi.org/10.6004/jnccn.2013.0072
Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JN... Ettinger DS, Riely GJ et. al.

May 14th, 2013 - Masses in the anterior mediastinum can be neoplasms (eg, thymomas, thymic carcinomas, or lung metastases) or non-neoplastic conditions (eg, intrathoracic goiter). Thymomas are the most common primary tumor in the anterior mediastinum, although the...

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Drugs  289 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  2,607 results

Excessive intake of iodine and low prevalence of goiter in school age children five yea...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7816433
BMC Public Health; Elias E, Tsegaye W et. al.

Jan 20th, 2021 - Iodine is a trace element required for the synthesis of thyroid hormones. The multiple effects of iodine deficiency on human health are called iodine deficiency disorders (IDDs). IDDs have been common nutritional problems in Ethiopia. In 2012, Eth...

Levothyroxine sodium - levothyroxine sodium tablet-REMEDYREPACK INC.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=3f50d26a-5991-4e3f-b91f-473168298b09

Jan 19th, 2021 - Hypothyroidism Levothyroxine sodium tablets are indicated as a replacement therapy in primary (thyroidal), secondary (pituitary) and tertiary (hypothalamic) congenital or acquired hypothyroidism. Pituitary Thyrotropin (Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone,...

Levothyroxine sodium - levothyroxine sodium tablet-REMEDYREPACK INC.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=cfcab208-f8e2-47f9-9f39-33891434332d

Jan 19th, 2021 - Hypothyroidism Levothyroxine sodium tablets are indicated as a replacement therapy in primary (thyroidal), secondary (pituitary) and tertiary (hypothalamic) congenital or acquired hypothyroidism. Pituitary Thyrotropin (Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone,...

Prevalence and spectrum of DICER1 mutations in adult-onset thyroid nodules with indeter...
https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgab025
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Chong AS, Nikiforov YE et. al.

Jan 18th, 2021 - DICER1 mutations are found in multinodular goiter and differentiated thyroid carcinoma in children, and can be a manifestation of DICER1 syndrome, but the prevalence of DICER1 mutations and their significance in adult-onset thyroid nodules is unkn...

Methimazole - methimazole tablet-REMEDYREPACK INC.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=2c6a9c70-4ed6-4f05-bc3d-e8e7aca57c2b

Jan 13th, 2021 - Methimazole is indicated: In patients with Graves' disease with hyperthyroidism or toxic multinodular goiter for whom surgery or radioactive iodine therapy is not an appropriate treatment option.   To ameliorate symptoms of hyperthyroidism in prep...

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News  65 results

Fast Five Quiz: Common Nutritional Deficiencies
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/909390_3

Feb 25th, 2019 - Long-term dietary iodine replacement at recommended levels may decrease the size of iodine-deficient goiters in very young children and pregnant women and is indicated for all patients with iodine deficiency. Generally, long-standing goiters assoc...

Hot Flashes and Cessation of Menses in a 27-Year-Old Woman With Fatigue and a Swelling Sensation in Her Neck
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/827431_5

Oct 25th, 2017 - In follow-up, the patient was diagnosed with APS-II manifesting as primary adrenal insufficiency, autoimmune thyroiditis with subclinical hypothyroidism, and POF caused by autoimmune oophoritis. Treatment included adrenal gland replacement therapy...

Iodine deficiency: Clinical implications
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/132156/endocrinology/iodine-deficiency-clinical-implications?channel=133
Soamsiri Niwattisaiwong, MD, Kenneth D. Burman, MD et. al.

Mar 1st, 2017 - A 65-year-old woman is found to have a goiter. She is clinically euthyroid.

Is a serum TSH measurement sufficient to monitor the treatment of primary hypothyroidism?
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/110805/drug-therapy/serum-tsh-measurement-sufficient-monitor-treatment-primary?channel=325
Christian Nasr, MD

Aug 1st, 2016 - A 28-year-old woman returns for follow-up of her hypothyroidism. She was diagnosed 4 years ago when she presented with fatigue, “foggy” thinking, poor concentration, cold intolerance, and constipation.

Fast Five Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Hypothyroidism?
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/849695_2

Aug 23rd, 2015 - Physical signs of hypothyroidism include: Weight gain Slowed speech and movements Dry skin Jaundice Pallor Coarse, brittle, straw-like hair Loss of scalp hair, axillary hair, pubic hair, or a combination Dull facial expression Coarse facial featur...

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Patient Education  21 results see all →