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Getting Prepared Series for Thyroid

  • Fredric E. WondisfordEmail author
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Abstract

Emphasize mechanistic connections between the endocrine gland and embryology/anatomy; describe defects in thyroid development; review thyroid hormone synthesis; explore negative feedback in the HPT axis; and review peripheral metabolism of thyroid hormones.

Keywords

Thyroid Hormone synthesis HPT axis Iodine deficiency TSH TPO 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MedicineRobert Wood Johnson Medical SchoolNew BrunswickUSA

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