Profound Hypothyroidism - A Clinical Review with Eight Recent Cases: Is It Right before Our Eyes?

Michael W. Felz, Amy C. Forren

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Abstract

Detection of severe thyroid failure in patients with multisystem manifestations of this hypometabolic syndrome can lead to rewarding therapeutic response. In this article, the clinical and laboratory findings, caveats for treatment, and historical perspectives of profound hypothyroidism are reviewed. Eight cases of profound hypothyroidism from one physician's practice are also highlighted.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)490-498
Number of pages9
JournalSouthern medical journal
Volume97
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - May 1 2004

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  • Medicine(all)

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