February 2013

Editor: Jerome M. Hershman, MD


Clinical Thyroidology February 2013 Entire Issue (PDF File, 3.3 MB, 22 pages)

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  • Meta-analysis of Studies of Thyroidectomy Specimens Shows a Positive Correlation between Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma and Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis
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  • Generic and Branded Levothyroxine Preparations Are Not Bioequivalent in Children with Congenital Hypothyroidism
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  • Is Serum TSH Not the Gold Standard for Thyroxine Treatment?
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  • A Survey of Management of Uncomplicated Graves’ Disease Shows that Use of Methimazole Is Increasing and Use of Radioactive Iodine Is Decreasing
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  • How Important Are Preexisting Comorbidities and Genetic Proclivities in Explaining the Increased Risk of Mortality in Hyperthyroidism?
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  • Serum FT4 Values in the Upper Normal Range in the First Trimester of Pregnancy Are Associated with Lower Birth Weight
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  • Subacute Thyroiditis Is Treated Effectively by a Low Dose of Prednisolone
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CLINICAL THYROIDOLOGY, this highly valued abstract and commentary publication provides a broad-ranging look at the clinical thyroid literature. Experts in the field summarize the most cutting-edge, relevant articles that clinicians should know about and provide insight into the relevance and impact of each article on patient care. Please send editorial questions to Dr. Hershman at

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