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Research & Reviews  2,109 results

Misleading FT4 and FT3 Due to Immunoassay Interference from Autoantibodies.
Clinical Biochemistry; Goettemoeller T, McShane AJ et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2021 - Immunoassays used to measure total and free thyroxine (T4 and FT4) and total and free triiodothyronine (T3 and FT3) can provide inaccurate results due to interference from endogenous autoantibodies. A 74-year-old female treated for hypothyroidism ...

Thyroid Function and the Risk of Alzheimer's Disease: A Mendelian Randomization Study.
Thyroid : Official Journal of the American Thyroid Associ... Marouli E, Yusuf L et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2021 - Background: Observational studies suggest an association between thyroid function and risk of dementia, but the causality and direction of these effects are unclear. We aim to test whether genetically predicted variation within the normal range of...

The Role of Thyroid Hormones in the Differential Diagnosis of Tuberculous and Parapneum...
The American Journal of the Medical Sciences; Peng Q, Kong K et. al.

Nov 30th, 2021 - The differential diagnosis of tuberculous pleural effusion (TPE) and parapneumonic pleural effusion (PPE) is challenging due to similar clinical manifestations and body fluid biochemical profiles. Thyroid hormone levels change in response to lymph...

Could maternal thyroid function during pregnancy affect daughters' age at menarche thro...
Reproductive Toxicology (Elmsford, N.Y.); Siegel EL, Kezios KL et. al.

Nov 23rd, 2021 - Early menarche is associated with adverse health outcomes during adolescence as well as breast and other reproductive cancers later in adulthood. However, the causes of early menarche and the pathways through which they operate are not fully under...

Independent associations of thyroid-related hormones with hepatic steatosis and insulin...
BMC Gastroenterology; Ma D, Zeng J et. al.

Nov 20th, 2021 - The aim of the study is to explore the independent association of free triiodothyronine (FT3), free thyroxine (FT4) and thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) with hepatic steatosis and insulin resistance. A cross-sectional study of 88 overweight/obese...

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Guidelines  3 results

Thyroid hormones treatment for subclinical hypothyroidism: a clinical practice guideline.
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...

American Thyroid Association statement on optimal surgical management of goiter.
Thyroid : Official Journal of the American Thyroid Associ... Chen AY, Bernet VJ et. al.

Dec 4th, 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 ...

IFCC international conventional reference procedure for the measurement of free thyroxi...
Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine; Van Houcke SK, Van Uytfanghe K et. al.

Jun 17th, 2011 - The IFCC Working Group for Standardization of Thyroid Function Tests proposes a candidate international conventional reference procedure (RMP) for measurement of the amount-of-substance concentration of free thyroxine in plasma/serum at physiologi...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  49 results

The Effect of Dietary Supplements for Pregnant Women on Levothyroxine Absorption

Oct 20th, 2021 - Hypothyroidism is a common disease that is successfully treated with the replacement of thyroid hormones in the form of levothyroxine. Levothyroxine is drug used in the first line of substitution therapy because it appropriately mimics physiologic...

High Dose vs Low Dose I 131 +/- rhTSH for Differentiated Thyroid Cancer

Oct 14th, 2021 - OBJECTIVES: Primary Compare the percentage of successful remnant ablation at 6-8 months after administration of high- vs low-dose iodine I 131 with vs without recombinant thyroid-stimulating hormone in patients who have undergone total thyroidecto...

An Observational Study on Atypical Antipsychotics Long-term Treatment Patients With Schizophrenia

Sep 14th, 2021 - This multi-centre study will evaluate the safety and related factors study of atypical antipsychotics long-term treatment in Chinese Patients with Schizophrenia. The atypical antipsychotics include quetiapine, olanzapine, risperidone, aripiprazole...

Glycerol-Phenylbutyrate Treatment in Children With MCT Mutation (Allan-Herndon- Dudley Syndrome)

Aug 24th, 2021 - Introduction and rationale Thyroid hormone (TH) is crucial for the development and metabolic state of virtually all tissues. TH signaling is regulated at the tissue level by intracellular conversion of the prohormone thyroxine (T4) to receptor-act...

Ultrasound and Functional Thyroid Evaluation

Aug 16th, 2021 - Thyroid disorders are most commonly concomitant with prematurity and still remains a controversial topic. Preterm infants are susceptible to thyroid disorders due to many reasons including immaturity of hypothalamopituitary-thyroid axis, non-thyro...

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News  199 results

A Thyroid Antibody Primer in Five Quick Cases

Nov 15th, 2021 - Hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism are common and often the result of thyroid autoimmunity. The widespread availability of serum thyroid antibody laboratory testing may prompt questions from patients and clinicians. What do thyroid antibodies real...

Thyroid-Disrupting Chemicals in the Home and How to Avoid Them

Sep 14th, 2021 - Much like the hand, body, and facial signals used by an orchestra conductor to ensure a great performance by the symphony, hormones are the signals that ensure healthy structure and function of the human body. If the conductor mistimes those signa...

Pregnant With Thyroid Disease? 5 Treatment Changes to Know About

Aug 12th, 2021 - Much can change in a woman's life as she prepares for and lives through pregnancy, including treatment for existing conditions. How is management different for patients with Hashimoto thyroiditis, Graves disease, or thyroid cancer who are pregnant...

Levothyroxine Overprescribing Is Common, Consistent Over Time

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 ...

Fast Five Quiz: Presentation and Diagnosis of Hereditary (Familial) Amyloid Transthyretin-Related (hATTR) Amyloidosis

May 24th, 2021 - Transthyretin (TTR) is a transport protein for thyroxine and retinol. It can also be associated with the formation and deposition of amyloid fibril proteins within organs and tissues, especially the nervous system and cardiac tissue, leading to or...

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Patient Education  5 results see all →