Thyroid Hormones

Overview
  • Thyroid Hormones are hydrophobic amine hormones that have multiple critical effects on a variety of organs and tissues. Historically, the study of their synthesis, regulation, and physiological actions has been the leading edge of our understanding of basic endocrinological mechanisms. Derangements of Thyroid Hormones are surprisingly common and so their proper diagnosis and treatment is an important part of any doctor's clinical knowledge
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