Secondary hypothyroidism

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Secondary hypothyroidism

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The terms "Secondary hypothyroidism" returned 18 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Rhabdomyolysis and myopathy as the only manifestations of severe hypothyroidism secondary to Hashimoto's thyroiditis].
 

Author(s): Juan P Brito, Juan P Domecq, Gabriela Prutsky, Germán Málaga, Larry Young, Atil Y Kargi

Journal: Rev Peru Med Exp Salud Publica. 2013 Mar;30(1):129-32.

 

Hashimoto's thyroiditis is the most frequent cause of hypothyroidism. In the regions with no iodine deficiency, it is more frequent in women and oftentimes has a familial association. The symptoms and signs of hypothyroidism are systemic and depend on the duration and intensity of ...

Last Updated: 24 Apr 2013

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[Congenital hypothyroidism secondary to thyroid hypoplasia detected in adulthood].
 

Author(s): Paula Monti, Silvana Roveto, Soledad Rajuan, Carla Gazzi, Daniel Rimoldi

Journal: Medicina (B Aires). 2013 ;73(2):145-7.

 

The anatomical location of the thyroid gland and its hormone byosinthesis are regulated by the expression of certain genes, whose disruption leads to the so-called thyroid dysgenesis: agenesis, ectopia and hypoplasia, and to dyshormonogenesis. We present the case of a patient with ...

Last Updated: 10 Apr 2013

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Rare acute kidney injury secondary to hypothyroidism-induced rhabdomyolysis.
 

Author(s): Ying Cai, Lin Tang

Journal: Yonsei Med. J.. 2013 Jan;54(1):172-6.

 

Acute kidney injury (AKI) caused by hypothyroidism-induced rhabdomyolysis is a rare and potentially life-threatening syndrome. The aim of this study was to investigate the clinical characteristics of such patients.

Last Updated: 11 Dec 2012

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