Metabolic and Clinical Consequences of Hyperthyroidism on Bone Density
Taylor-Gjevre, Regina M.
- Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
International Journal of Endocrinology,
(issn: 1687-8337, eissn: 1687-8345)
Review Article | RC648-665 | Diseases of the endocrine glands. Clinical endocrinology | Article Subject
mesheuropmc: endocrine system | endocrine system diseases | hormones, hormone substitutes, and hormone antagonists
In 1891, Von Recklinghausen first established the association between the development of osteoporosis in the presence of overt hyperthyroidism. Subsequent reports have demonstrated that BMD loss is common in frank hyperthyroidism, and, to a lesser extent, in subclinical...