Effects of thyroxine replacement on lipid profile and endothelial function after thyroidectomy


Erbil Y. , Ozbey N., Giris M., Salmashoglu A., Ozarmagan S., Tezelman S.

BRITISH JOURNAL OF SURGERY, cilt.94, ss.1485-1490, 2007 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 94 Konu: 12
  • Basım Tarihi: 2007
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1002/bjs.5915
  • Dergi Adı: BRITISH JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1485-1490

Özet

Background: Hypothyroidism is a risk factor for atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease. This study investigated the effects of L-thyroxine replacement therapy on lipid profile and endothelial function after thyroidectomy in patients with overt transient non-autoimmune hypothyroidism.