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Open Journal of Thyroid Research


Recent articles to be released shortly in Volume-2

Panhypopituatarism and Azoospermia

Published On: July 05, 2017 | Pages: 017 - 018

Author(s): Shkembi E*, Daniele N and Zinno F
Hypopituitarism may involve the loss of one, several or all hormones of the pituitary gland. It is therefore necessary to complete to determine which hormone (s) are defi cient and need to be replaced. Hormone replacement is possible for all hormones pituitary glands except for prolactin and oxytocin. ...
Abstract View Full Article View DOI: 10.17352/ojtr.000006

Hypothyroidism and Hyponatremia: Simple Association or True Causation

Published On: June 26, 2017 | Pages: 012 - 016

Author(s): Ahmet Bahadir Ergin, James Bena and Christian E Nasr*
Background: Hypothyroidism has been classically considered as a cause of hyponatremia. This causality has been controversial in clinical practice. The purpose of this study was to reexamine the association between thyroid state and serum sodium concentration in a large cohort of subjects. ...
Abstract View Full Article View DOI: 10.17352/ojtr.000005

The Gray Zone in Thyroid Nodules: Atypia of Undetermined Signifi cance/ Follicular Lesion with Unknown Signifi cance

Published On: June 13, 2017 | Pages: 010 - 011

Author(s): Selami Ilgaz Kayılıoğlu*, Ufuk Utku Göktuğ and Tolga Dinç
Major purpose of the management of thyroid nodules is to distinguish between malignant nodules and the benign ones. ...
Abstract View Full Article View DOI: 10.17352/ojtr.000004

Effect of Delay Separation and Short Term Storage of Serum on Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH)

Published On: February 22, 2017 | Pages: 007 - 009

Author(s): Basanta Gelal*, Subodh Prasad Gupta, Sharad Gautam, Ashwini Kumar Nepal, Binod Kumar Lal Das, Madhab Lamsal and Nirmal Baral
Introduction: Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) regulates the level of thyroid hormones synthesized in the thyroid gland. Its measurement greatly facilitates the clinical diagnosis as well as management of pituitary-thyroid diseases. ...
Abstract View Full Article View DOI: 10.17352/ojtr.000003

Effects of Exogenous Insulin Therapy on Thyroid Nodule Size in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Published On: January 02, 2017 | Pages: 004 - 006

Author(s): Samer El-Kaissi*, Badurudeen Mahmood Buhary and Suphia Sherbeeni
Objectives: Recent evidence suggests that insulin resistance and endogenous hyperinsulinaemia are related to thyroid nodule growth and development, but the effect of exogenous insulin therapy on thyroid nodules is unknown. ...
Abstract View Full Article View DOI: 10.17352/ojtr.000002