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 1359 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Subclinical Hypothyroidism Impact on the Characteristics of Patients with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome. A Meta-Analysis of Observational Studies.
 

Author(s): Sebastião Freitas de Medeiros, Matheus Antônio Souto de Medeiros, Cinthia Marenza Ormond, Jacklyne Silva Barbosa, Márcia Marly Winck Yamamoto

Journal: Gynecol. Obstet. Invest.. 2018 ;83(2):105-115.

 

Definitive polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) diagnosis should exclude thyroid dysfunctions. The purpose of the study is to examine the impact of subclinical hypothyroidism on the characteristics of PCOS patients.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Identification of Primary Congenital Hypothyroidism Based on Two Newborn Screens - Utah, 2010-2016.
 

Author(s): David E Jones, Kim Hart, Stuart K Shapira, Mary Murray, Robyn Atkinson-Dunn, Andreas Rohrwasser

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Newborn screening for primary congenital hypothyroidism is part of the U.S. Recommended Uniform Screening Panel (1,2). Untreated congenital hypothyroidism can result in cognitive impairment and growth complications (decreased height/length). Initial newborn screening for congenital ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Dietary Selenium Intake and Subclinical Hypothyroidism: A Cross-Sectional Analysis of the ELSA-Brasil Study.
 

Author(s): Gustavo R G Andrade, Bartira Gorgulho, Paulo A Lotufo, Isabela M Bensenor, Dirce M Marchioni

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Selenium (Se) participates in several enzymatic reactions necessary for regulating the homeostasis of thyroid hormones. We aimed to analyze the association between dietary Se intake and subclinical hypothyroidism. Baseline data from the Longitudinal Study of Adult Health (Estudo Longitudinal ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Hypothyroidism" returned 116 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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[Advances in genetic research of congenital hypothyroidism in China].
 

Author(s): Xiao-Yu Chen, Xiao-Song Qin

Journal: Zhongguo Dang Dai Er Ke Za Zhi. 2018 Mar;20(3):243-250.

 

Congenital hypothyroidism (CH), which results from insufficient thyroid hormone biosynthesis, is one of the most common neonatal endocrine disorders. Thyroid dysgenesis and thyroid dyshormonogenesis are the two causes of CH and either one will lead to deficiencies of enzymes during ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

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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