Revisión para Hipertiroidismo
English Version

El propósito de la revisión es el diagnóstico y tratamiento tempranos. Los exámenes de revisión por lo general se administran a personas sin síntomas actuales, pero que podrían estar en alto riesgo de ciertas enfermedades o condiciones.

Exámenes de Revisión
Medición de TSH (hormona estimulante de tiroides) - Con frecuencia, esto se realiza como parte de un examen sanguíneo de rutina. Un nivel bajo de TSH sugiere hipertiroidismo; por el contrario, un nivel alto de TSH sugiere hipotiroidismo.




Referencias:
American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists website. Disponible en: http://www.aace.com/.

The American College of Physicians website. Disponible en: http://www.acponline.org/.

Pearce EN. Diagnosis and management of thyrotoxicosis. Brit Med J. 2006;332:1369-1373.

Last Reviewed noviembre 2012



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