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Thyroid. 2008 Feb;18(2):255-7. doi: 10.1089/thy.2007.0140.

Secondary hypothyroidism in hereditary hemochromatosis: recovery after iron depletion.

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Department of Endocrinology, South Infirmary-Victoria University Hospital, Cork, Republic of Ireland. hudecmt@hotmail.com

Abstract

We report the case of a 56 year old male with hereditary haemochromatosis complicated by hepatic cirrhosis, insulin treated diabetes mellitus, hypogonadism and secondary hypothyroidism, the latter which was corrected by iron depletion. This is only the second such case to be reported.

PMID:
18205549
DOI:
10.1089/thy.2007.0140
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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