There are 14 states that perform a routine second screening in infants at approximately 2 weeks of age.
Divergent recommendations in guidelines from the USPSTF and the ATA/AACE contribute to the controversy surrounding whether to test and treat for subclinical hypothyroidism.
Treatment is associated with decreased loss of pregnancy among women with subclinical hypothyroidism.
Patients with subclinical hypothyroidism who take statins have an increased risk of developing diabetes.
A patient, Ms. B., was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes three years ago.
The biguanide metformin was associated with a 55% increased risk of low TSH levels in patients with hypothyroidism when compared with sulfonylurea use.
Can a patient with new-onset hypothyroidism be started on levothyroxine 50 µg/day without endocrine referral?
What is the preferred thyroid management for a woman aged 34 years who presents with an enlarged thyroid, no nodules and irregular menstrual periods for the past six months?