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Subclinical Hypothyroidism and Homeostatic Disturbances: Case Report and Literature Review.
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PMID:  22435391     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Abnormalities of coagulation have been reported in patients with thyroid dysfunction, although there is no clear information to explain the mechanism behind such irregularities. We are presenting a case of subclinical hypothyroidism that came with coagulation disturbance (hypocoagulation). Her symptoms resolved with leothyroxin in 4 weeks. Further studies are needed to clear the pathogenesis of the coagulation disturbance in such setting. The article also outlines some patents on hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism.
Authors:
Parvaneh Ehsanzadeh-Cheemeh; Michelle Thompson; Michal Miller
Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2012-3-20
Journal Detail:
Title:  Recent patents on endocrine, metabolic & immune drug discovery     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1872-2148     ISO Abbreviation:  Recent Pat Endocr Metab Immune Drug Discov     Publication Date:  2012 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-3-22     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101299743     Medline TA:  Recent Pat Endocr Metab Immune Drug Discov     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Geisinger Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine & Pediatrics, 224 Vine street Danville, PA 17821, USA. parvaneh_ir@yahoo.com.
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