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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Following organizations serve the condition "Hypothyroidism" for support, advocacy or research.

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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 1376 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Thyroid Hormone Therapy for Older Adults with Subclinical Hypothyroidism.
 

Author(s): David J Stott, Nicolas Rodondi, Douglas C Bauer,

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2017 10;377(14):e20.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Non-Autoimmune Subclinical and Overt Hypothyroidism in Idiopathic Steroid-resistant Nephrotic Syndrome in Children.
 

Author(s): Vidhya Marimuthu, Sriram Krishnamurthy, Medha Rajappa

Journal: Indian Pediatr. 2017 Nov;54(11):925-929.

 

To evaluate the frequency of non-autoimmune subclinical and overt hypothyroidism in children with idiopathic steroid-resistant nephrotic syndrome (SRNS).

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Rhabdomyolysis in a Patient with Severe Hypothyroidism.
 

Author(s): Nooshin Salehi, Endre Agoston, Iqbal Munir, Gary J Thompson

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BACKGROUND Muscular symptoms, including stiffness, myalgia, cramps, and fatigue, are present in the majority of the patients with symptomatic hypothyroidism, but rhabdomyolysis, the rapid breakdown of skeletal muscle, is a rare manifestation. In most patients with hypothyroidism who ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Hypothyroidism" returned 110 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Primary hypothyroidism and isolated ACTH deficiency induced by nivolumab therapy: Case report and review.
 

Author(s): Mei Fang Zeng, Li Chen, Hong Ying Ye, Wei Gong, Li Nuo Zhou, Yi Ming Li, Xiao Long Zhao

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Nov;96(44):e8426.

 

Nivolumab is a monoclonal IgG antibody blocking programmed death receptor-1 (PD1), leading to restoration of the natural T-cell-mediated immune response against the cancer cells. However, it also causes plenty of autoimmune-related adverse events, which often involves endocrine system.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Hypothyroidism as a risk factor for open angle glaucoma: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Shiming Wang, Yue Liu, Guangying Zheng

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The relationship between hypothyroidism and primary open angle glaucoma (POAG) has attracted intense interest recently, but the reported results have been controversial. This meta-analysis was carried out to determine the association between hypothyroidism and POAG.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Hypothyroidism and the Heart.
 

Author(s): Maja Udovcic, Raul Herrera Pena, Bhargavi Patham, Laila Tabatabai, Abhishek Kansara

Journal: Methodist Debakey Cardiovasc J. ;13(2):55-59.

 

Hypothyroidism is a commonly encountered clinical condition with variable prevalence. It has profound effects on cardiac function that can impact cardiac contractility, vascular resistance, blood pressure, and heart rhythm. With this review, we aim to describe the effects of hypothyroidism ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The Prevalence of Sub Clinical Hypothyroidism During Early Pregnancy in Pakistan
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Subclinical Hypothyroidism

 

Last Updated: 2 Jun 2017

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Last Updated: 5 Sep 2017

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Hypothyroidism Treated With Calcitonin
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Hypothyroidism

 

Last Updated: 15 Nov 2017

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