Patient Requests for Tests and Treatments Impact Physician Management of Hypothyroidism
[ Epub ahead of print ] [ b]Patient Requests for Tests and Treatments Impact Physician Management of Hypothyroidism. Abstract BACKGROUND: Lev...
TSH and Bone Health
Yet again, concentrating on TSH - not on thyroid hormone levels. [/i ] [ b]Risk of Osteoporotic Fractures after Thyroid-stimulating Hormon...
Very sick, recommendations for graves endos please.
She was treated with carbimazole, and has been unsuccessful in coming off of it entirely ( she is on half the recommended minimum dose ). Her...
When science fails the patients
Thus the " reference range " on the whole contains only sick subjects. As we well know, there are still places in the world ( e.g., the Unite...
How TSH and FT3 change during the year
A new paper in Thyroid showing changes in TSH and FT3 over the year....
How to treat the elderly with thyroid hormone (T4)?
[ b]Overt and Subclinical Hypothyroidism in the Elderly: When to Treat? The high frequency of hypothyroidism among the general population in ...
Low serum free thyroxine level is correlated with lipid profile in depressive patients with suicide attempt
Abstract The present research was carried out to observe the relationships between serum free triiothyronine ( FT3 ), free thyroxine ( FT4 ),...
Do I have Graves?
Thyrotropin Receptor Ab, Serum 0.64, 0.00-1.75 ( IU/L ) Thyroid Peroxidase ( TPO ) Ab 17, 0-34 ( IU/mL ) Thyroglobulin Antibody <1.0, 0.0-0.9...
Latest labs: would love an opinion
Currently taking 15 mg armour at 7 AM, 7.5 mg armour at noon, 15 mg armour at 5 pm, and 50 mcg Synthroid in middle of night around 2-3 AM. I ...
ADVISE NEEDED: Asymmetric Thyroid with one lobe wrapping to the back of esophagus - I am a newbie
All the women in my family, aside from one ( who had Graves and a thyroidectomy ), have hypothyroid issues and are medicated....
The Mutant Thyroid Hormone Receptor Beta R320P Causes Syndrome of Resistance to Thyroid Hormone
My reason for posting is to celebrate the fact that some progress is being made as to the causes of Resistance to Thyroid Hormone. These data...
Iron Deficiency May Predict Greater Risk for Hypothyroxinemia: A Retrospective Cohort Study of Pregnant Women in China
ID decreases circulating thyroid hormone concentrations likely through impairment of iron-dependent thyroid peroxidase ( TPO ). Serum TSH, FT...
Maybe gradually increasing the armour and replacing the Synthroid?...
Apologies: Large post relating Prof Hoermann's response to Finnish Endocrinologists
Response to Finnish statements about the care of hypothyroidism 1. Statement by the Finnish Association of Endocrinologists 2014 Free T3 is n...
Help with getting hold of a paper
[/i ] [ b]Replacement therapy with L-thyroxine: serum thyroid hormone and thyrotropin levels in hypothyroid patients changing from desicca...
The Selective Loss of the Type 2 Iodothyronine Deiodinase in Mouse Thyrotrophs Increases Basal TSH but Blunts the Thyrotropin Response to Hy
Some what above my understanding threshold but may be interesting to some. academic.oup.com/endo/artic......
Gluten free diet and Hashimoto's - any advantage? Appears to be so.
Serum titers of thyroid peroxidase and thyroglobulin antibodies, as well as serum levels of thyrotropin, free thyroid hormones and 25-hydroxy...
Irisin as a regulator of bone and glucose metabolism
[ Epub ahead of print][/i ] [ b]Role of irisin in Chinese patients with hypothyroidism: an interventional study. While thyroid hormone is ...
Mathematical modeling of the pituitary-thyroid feedback loop: role of a TSH-T3-shunt and sensitivity analysis
Diagnostical problems also apply to subjects affected by syndrome T, i.e. those 10% of hypothyroid patients who continue to suffer from poor ...
Thyroid hormone replacement: an iatrogenic problem
Abstract: “ Thyroid hormone replacement is one of the very few medical treatments devised in the 19th century that still survive. The current...
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