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Peter D Mark, Mikkel Andreassen, Claus L Petersen, Andreas Kjaer, and Jens Faber

endogenous SH (4, 5, 6) . We have previously evaluated cardiac performance before and after radioactive iodine treatment of SH by means of the impedance cardiography technique, aiming at normalization of serum TSH levels, and found a reduction in both HR and

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Jan Calissendorff and Henrik Falhammar

radioactive iodine, where thyrocytes are exposed to local radiation, with a subsequent decline of hormone secretion. In these two latter alternatives hypothyroidism is a deliberate goal, treated by life-long levothyroxine. Pharmacologic therapy is often

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Muthiah Subramanian, Manu Kurian Baby, and Krishna G Seshadri

propylthiouracil before radioactive iodine therapy is associated with a higher treatment failure rate than therapy with radioactive iodine alone in Graves' disease . Thyroid 1995 5 243 – 247 . ( doi:10.1089/thy.1995.5.243 ). 11 Walter MA Christ-Crain M

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Sara Ahmadi, Alexandra Coleman, Nathalie Silva de Morais, Iñigo Landa, Theodora Pappa, Alex Kang, Matthew I Kim, Ellen Marqusee, and Erik K Alexander

to treatment in all cases. Planar scintigraphy and SPECT-CT were performed 5–7 days after radioactive iodine treatment. All patients receiving I-131 therapy had undergone near-total thyroidectomy as the primary treatment of the disease. Imaging was

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Shih-Rong Lin, Shih-Fen Chen, Yu-Cih Yang, Chung-Y Hsu, and Yu-Chih Shen

.81–1.97) a Per 1000 person-years; b relative hazard ratio; c adjusted for hyperthyroidism, age, gender, CCI score, comorbidities and antithyroid therapy in Cox regression analyzes (antithyroid therapy, including antithyroid drugs, radioactive iodine

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Xichang Wang, Xiaochun Teng, Chenyan Li, Yushu Li, Jing Li, Weiping Teng, Zhongyan Shan, and Yaxin Lai

, 5 ), and hyperthyroid crisis can even be life-threatening. Treatment options for hyperthyroidism mainly include anti-thyroid drugs (ATDs), radioactive iodine (RAI) and thyroidectomy, as well as β-blockers as ancillary therapy. With the

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Qian Yang, Wencai Ke, Fanfan Pan, Xinmei Huang, Jun Liu, and Bingbing Zha

Introduction Graves' disease (GD), also known as an organ-specific autoimmune disorder, is characterized by high radioactive iodine uptake (RAIU) and hyperthyroidism ( 1 ). Excessive production of thyroid hormones results in a substantially

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Agnieszka Adamska, Paulina Tomczuk-Bobik, Anna Beata Popławska-Kita, Katarzyna Siewko, Angelika Buczyńska, Piotr Szumowski, Łukasz Żukowski, Janusz Myśliwiec, Monika Zbucka-Krętowska, Marcin Adamski, and Adam Jacek Krętowski

force on thyroid nodules and differentiated thyroid cancer . Thyroid 2016 26 1 – 133 . ( ) 3 Evranos B Faki S Polat SB Bestepe N Ersoy R Cakir B . Effects of radioactive iodine therapy on ovarian

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Kim Magaly Pabst, Robert Seifert, Nader Hirmas, Martina Broecker-Preuss, Manuel Weber, Wolfgang Peter Fendler, Timo Bartel, Sarah Theurer, Ken Herrmann, and Rainer Görges

Brokhin M Omry G Fagin JA Shaha A . Estimating risk of recurrence in differentiated thyroid cancer after total thyroidectomy and radioactive iodine remnant ablation: using response to therapy variables to modify the initial risk estimates

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M L Gild, M Bullock, C K Pon, B G Robinson, and R J Clifton-Bligh

together with cell proliferation. Apoptosis was observed following prolonged treatment with these cell lines. In the PTC cell line, we saw similar growth effects and an NIS-independent increase in uptake of radioactive iodine. Advanced cancers have multiple