Indirect Basal Metabolism Estimation in Tailoring Recombinant Human TSH Administration in Patients Affected by Differentiated Thyroid Cancer: A Hypothesis-Generating Study
Agnese Barnabei; Lidia Strigari; Agnese Persichetti; Roberto Baldelli; Laura Rizza; Claudia Annoscia; Rosa Lauretta; Giovanni Cigliana; Maddalena Barba; Aurora De Leo; Marialuisa Appetecchia; Francesco Torino;
Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
Journal: Frontiers in Endocrinology,volume 9 (issn: 1664-2392, eissn: 1664-2392)
Subject: RC648-665 | basal metabolism | body mass index | sex | recombinant human TSH | thyroid cancer | Diseases of the endocrine glands. Clinical endocrinology | Original Research | Endocrinology
Purpose Recombinant human TSH (rhTSH) is currently used in follow-up of patients affected by differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC). Age, sex, weight, body mass index, body surface area (BSA) and renal function are known factors affecting serum TSH peak levels, but the pro... View more