Early detection and quick treatment with levothyroxine are essential in treating children with congenital hypothyroidism.
For patients with head and neck cancer receiving radiotherapy, thyroid dysfunction is a dose-related complication, with increased risk for female sex and concurrent chemotherapy.
Patients with fibromyalgia syndrome have high prevalence of anti-thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) receptor antibody (TRAb).
Widespread routine thyroid cancer screening can lead to overdiagnosis and overtreatment, according to the statement.
Aryl hydrocarbon receptor (AHR) and AHR ligands prevent formation of transforming growth factor (TGF)-β-dependent myofibroblast formation in thyroid eye disease.
In a 2-phase study of patients with autoimmune thyroid disease, researchers identified specific antibodies that may have lead to an elevated risk of autoimmune disorder development.
Does core-needle biopsy perform better than repeat fine-needle aspiration for evaluating thyroid nodules?
Researchers hypothesize that thyroid function affects dementia risk through nonvascular pathways.
SREAT, or Hashimoto's encephalopathy, may present in some cases with purely depressive symptoms.
Patients with thyroid hormone levels on the high end of the normal range in this study were more than twice as likely to die of sudden cardiac arrest.