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Research & Reviews  4,010 results

Nicotinamide nucleotide transhydrogenase mutation analysis in Chinese patients with thy...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ajmg.a.62493
American Journal of Medical Genetics. Part A; Li M, Tian W et. al.

Sep 22nd, 2021 - Thyroid dysgenesis (TD) accounts for 80% cases of congenital hypothyroidism, which is the most common neonatal disorder. Until now, the gene mutations have been reported associated with TD can only account for 5% cases, suggesting the genetic hete...

Myxedema crisis and ovarian hyperstimulation in a child with Down syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1515/jpem-2021-0391
Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism : JPEM; Abraham M, Sampathkumar G et. al.

Sep 22nd, 2021 - Myxedema crisis, a fatal complication of severe hypothyroidism, is extremely rare in children and treatment guidelines are lacking. Since availability of intravenous levothyroxine is limited in resource poor settings, myxedema crisis can be treate...

High-dose radiation exposure and hypothyroidism: Etiology, prevention and replacement t...
https://doi.org/10.1088/1361-6498/ac28ee
Journal of Radiological Protection : Official Journal of ... Reiners C, Hänscheid H et. al.

Sep 22nd, 2021 - Without any doubt, high dose radiation exposure can induce hypothyroidism. However, there are open questions related to the mechanisms of its induction, corresponding dose tresholds and possible countermeasures. Therefore, this review addresses th...

Optimal Thyroid Hormone Replacement.
https://doi.org/10.1210/endrev/bnab031
Endocrine Reviews; Jonklaas J

Sep 21st, 2021 - Hypothyroidism is a common endocrinopathy and levothyroxine is frequently prescribed. Despite the basic tenets of initiating and adjusting levothyroxine being agreed upon, there are many nuances and complexities to consistently maintaining euthyro...

Hypothyroidism is a Predictive Factor of Superior Anti-tumor Efficacy of PD-1 Inhibitor...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ijc.33813
International Journal of Cancer; Xu L, Leng C et. al.

Sep 19th, 2021 - Programmed death 1(PD-1) inhibitors are widely used for treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). Hypothyroidism is commonly associated with this therapy, although the mechanism underlying this complication and effects on patient prognosis rema...

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Guidelines  9 results

Thyroid Disease in Pregnancy: ACOG Practice Bulletin, Number 223.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000003893
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

May 23rd, 2020 - Both thyrotoxicosis and hypothyroidism are associated with adverse pregnancy outcomes. There also is concern about the effect of overt maternal thyroid disease on fetal development. In addition, medications that affect the maternal thyroid gland c...

Thyroid hormones treatment for subclinical hypothyroidism: a clinical practice guideline.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l2006
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Bekkering GE, Agoritsas T et. al.

May 16th, 2019 - What are the benefits and harms of thyroid hormones for adults with subclinical hypothyroidism (SCH)? This guideline was triggered by a recent systematic review of randomised controlled trials, which could alter practice. Current guidelines tend t...

Palliative and supportive care in head and neck cancer: United Kingdom National Multidi...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4873917
The Journal of Laryngology and Otology; Cocks H, Ah-See K et. al.

Nov 15th, 2016 - This is the official guideline endorsed by the specialty associations involved in the care of head and neck cancer patients in the UK. It provides recommendations on the assessments and interventions for this group of patients receiving palliative...

Congress of Neurological Surgeons Systematic Review and Evidence-Based Guideline for Pr...
https://doi.org/10.1227/NEU.0000000000001387
Neurosurgery Fleseriu M, Bodach ME et. al.

Sep 17th, 2016 - Nonfunctioning pituitary adenomas (NFPAs) are among the most common pituitary lesions and may present with hypopituitarism and/or hyperprolactinemia. To review the existing literature as it pertains to preoperative endocrine assessment in the work...

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGISTS AND AMERICAN COLLEGE OF ENDOCRINOLOGY...
https://doi.org/10.4158/EP151038.PS
Endocrine Practice : Official Journal of the American Col... Hennessey JV, Garber JR et. al.

Feb 6th, 2016 - Hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism can be readily diagnosed and can be treated in a safe, cost-effective manner. Professional organizations have given guidance on how and when to employ thyroid-stimulating hormone testing for the detection of thyr...

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News  550 results

Levothyroxine Overprescribing Is Common, Consistent Over Time
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/953652

Jun 24th, 2021 - Most US prescriptions for the thyroid hormone replacement drug levothyroxine are not appropriate for patients with mild subclinical hypothyroidism, a trend that has remained steady for a decade despite evidence showing no significant benefits for ...

What's Behind Brain Fog in Treated Hypothyroidism?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/952630

Jun 8th, 2021 - The phenomenon of brain fog, as described by some patients with hypothyroidism despite treatment, is often associated with fatigue and cognitive symptoms and may be relieved by a variety of pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic approaches, new resear...

Some NP Thyroid Lots Recalled Due to Reduced Potency
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/950425

May 3rd, 2021 - In its third voluntary recall in the past year, Acella Pharmaceuticals has announced a nationwide recall of specific lots of its popular hypothyroid treatment NP Thyroid tablets USP, this time after routine testing found the pills to be subpotent....

Combo Thyroid Hormones as Good as Levothyroxine for Hypothyroidism
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947846

Mar 22nd, 2021 - Patients with hypothyroidism treated with the three most common pharmacological strategies of levothyroxine (LT4) alone, LT4 in combination with triiodothyronine (T3), or desiccated thyroid extract showed no differences in thyroid symptoms or seco...

A Third Discontinuing Levothyroxine Have Normal Thyroid Levels
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/945259

Feb 4th, 2021 - Approximately a third of patients treated for hypothyroidism continue to maintain normal thyroid levels after discontinuing thyroid hormone replacement therapy. Those who were treated for overt hypothyroidism were less likely to maintain normal ho...

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