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Thyroid extracts, subclinical hypothyroidism and thyroid function testing - Podcast

Thyroid extracts, subclinical hypothyroidism and thyroid function testing - Podcast

Guest: M. Regina Castro, M.D.
Host: Darryl S. Chutka, M.D. (@ChutkaMD)

What do you do when a patient presents with subclinical hypothyroidism? When do you treat and how do you treat? M. Regina Castro, M.D., presents the discussion around treating subclinical hypothyroidism, thyroid extract and how to differentiate common symptoms from nonthyroid causes. Dr. Castro covers nodules, fine-needle aspirates, the sensitive TSH test, total T4, free T4 and TPO antibodies, and the role of lab testing in diagnosis.


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Published

June 26, 2019

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