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Radioiodine treatment of hyperthyroidism-prognostic factors for outcome.

Abstract:

There is little consensus regarding the most appropriate dose regimen for radioiodine (131I) in the treatment of hyperthyroidism. We audited 813 consecutive hyperthyroid patients treated with radioiodine to compare the efficacy of 2 fixed-dose regimens used within our center (185 megabequerels, 370 megabequerels) and to explore factors that may predict outcome. Patients were categorized into 3 diagnostic groups: Graves' disease, toxic nodular goiter, and hyperthyroidism of indeterminate etiol...

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10.1210/jc.86.8.3611

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Journal:
The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism
Volume:
86
Issue:
8
Pages:
3611-3617
Publication date:
2001-08-05
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EISSN:
1945-7197
ISSN:
0021-972X
URN:
uuid:973f5e60-04f1-4635-a9bc-c772b9cfedf4
Source identifiers:
176283
Local pid:
pubs:176283

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