EFFECTS OF LEVOTHYROXINE TREATMENT ON CARDIOVASCULAR RISK PROFILE AND CAROTID INTIMA MEDIA THICKNESS IN PATIENTS WITH SUBCLINICAL HYPOTHYROIDISM


Ersoy I., Banu K. K. , Bagci O., Aksu O., Balkarli A., Alanoglu E., ...Daha Fazla

ACTA ENDOCRINOLOGICA-BUCHAREST, cilt.8, sa.3, ss.433-442, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 8 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4183/aeb.2012.433
  • Dergi Adı: ACTA ENDOCRINOLOGICA-BUCHAREST
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.433-442

Özet

Background. Although cardiovascular risk is increased in patients with subclinical hypothyroidism (SCH), replacement therapy is not recommended in those with TSH levels between 5 and 10 mU/L.