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Primary hypothyroidism associated with pituitary enlargement, slipped capital femoral epiphysis and cystic ovaries.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3987719     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case of primary hypothyroidism with pituitary enlargement, slipped capital femoral epiphysis and cystic ovaries is reported. The pituitary abnormality and cystic ovaries disappeared dramatically after thyroid hormone therapy. Hip pinning was performed. The recognition of these associations may eliminate unnecessary surgery and lead to the choice of hormone replacement therapy.
Authors:
Y Nishi; H Masuda; H Iwamori; T Urabe; K Sakoda; T Uozumi; T Usui
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of pediatrics     Volume:  143     ISSN:  0340-6199     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur. J. Pediatr.     Publication Date:  1985 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1985-06-12     Completed Date:  1985-06-12     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7603873     Medline TA:  Eur J Pediatr     Country:  GERMANY, WEST    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  216-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Child
Epiphyses, Slipped / etiology*
Female
Femur Head*
Humans
Hypothyroidism / complications*,  drug therapy
Ovarian Cysts / etiology*
Pituitary Diseases / etiology*
Thyroxine / therapeutic use
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
7488-70-2/Thyroxine

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