• abnormalities
  • From the second trimester, the continued transfer of T4 from mother to fetus remains important for those babies with primary thyroid abnormalities, as despite cord blood levels only reaching about 40% of normal in those with a total inability to synthesise T4, 3 neurological development is near normal if replacement is started promptly. (bmj.com)
  • TSHR
  • 4 RT-PCR (real time-polymerase chain reaction) technique also showed TSHR mRNA transcripts in thyroid and extraocular muscles (EOMs), but not in abdominal fat, cardiac muscle, kidney, or brain. (bmj.com)
  • destroys
  • Iodine-131 in an empirical dose (usually 200-500 MBq), accumulates in the thyroid and destroys the gland by local radiation - though it takes several months to be fully effective. (online-vitamins-guide.com)
  • Radioiodine therapy involves taking iodine-131 by mouth, which is then concentrated in the thyroid and destroys it over weeks to months. (wikipedia.org)
  • GRAVES OPHTHALMOPATHY
  • Further signs that may be seen on physical examination are most commonly a diffusely enlarged (usually symmetric), nontender thyroid, lid lag, excessive lacrimation due to Graves' ophthalmopathy, arrhythmias of the heart, such as sinus tachycardia, atrial fibrillation, and premature ventricular contractions, and hypertension. (wikipedia.org)
  • symptoms
  • Describe signs and symptoms of thyroid storm From the Department of Medicine, Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA. (slideshare.net)
  • The reason I said it could be a giant anxiety attack is because I had those exact symptoms you described, but I already was at the docs office at the time, he checked me out, my thyroid was ok, I was moving air in my lungs alright, had an EKG to check my heart, and every thing was normal. (drugs.com)
  • This situation means that bleeding would occur in the thyroid, which could cause the nodules to break down, reversing the symptoms. (wikipedia.org)
  • gene
  • Immunoglobulin superfamily, member 1 is a plasma membrane glycoprotein encoded by the IGSF1 gene, which maps to the X chromosome in humans and other mammalian species. (wikipedia.org)
  • serum
  • This variability is partly due to physical examination (including thyroid examina- differences among studies in the definition of a low serum tion), and appropriate laboratory tests can help TSH value [1- (slideshare.net)
  • levels
  • This abrupt withdrawal of progesterone in the presence of high prolactin levels stimulates the copious milk production of Secretory Activation. (wikipedia.org)
  • When the breast is stimulated, prolactin levels in the blood rise, peak in about 45 minutes, and return to the pre-breastfeeding state about three hours later. (wikipedia.org)
  • tissues
  • The bioactivity of thyroid hormone is regulated by enzymic deiodination in peripheral tissues. (bmj.com)
  • Orbital tissues from 30 patients with TAO were compared with those of 20 patients with strabismus and four with non-thyroid orbital inflammation. (bmj.com)
  • The hypothesis is that antigens shared by the thyroid and the orbital tissues are the targets of a cellular autoimmune reaction. (bmj.com)
  • significantly
  • Risk of carcinogenesis has been long debated, but it is now clear that overall cancer incidence and mortality are not increased after radioactive iodine (and indeed are significantly reduced in some studies) but the risk of thyroid cancer is significantly increased although the risk remains very low in absolute terms. (online-vitamins-guide.com)
  • liver
  • It is located in the liver, kidney, and the thyroid and is important for T3 production. (bmj.com)
  • human
  • Follicle stimulating hormone (FSH), luteinizing hormone (LH), and human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG), through control of estrogen and progesterone production, and also, by extension, prolactin and growth hormone production, are essential. (wikipedia.org)