The effect of gender on response to antithyroid drugs and risk of relapse after discontinuation of the antithyroid drugs in patients with Graves' hyperthyroidism: a multicentre study


ZUHUR S. S. , Yildiz I. , Altuntas Y., BAYRAKTAROĞLU T., Erol S., Sahin S. , ...More

ENDOKRYNOLOGIA POLSKA, vol.71, no.3, pp.207-212, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 71 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.5603/ep.a2020.0007
  • Title of Journal : ENDOKRYNOLOGIA POLSKA
  • Page Numbers: pp.207-212

Abstract

Introduction: The outcome of medical treatment in patients with Graves' disease (GD) is generally difficult to predict. In this study, we examined the hypothesis that gender may affect the outcome of treatment with antithyroid drugs (ATDs).