Subclinical Hypothyroidism among local adult obese population - adult subclinical hypothyroidism

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adult subclinical hypothyroidism


Subclinical hypothyroidism is defined biochemically as a normal serum free thyroxine (T4) concentration in the presence of an elevated serum.

Adults with subclinical hypothyroidism do not need thyroid hormone therapy in most cases, states a BMJ Rapid Recommendation issued this.

Thyroid hormones should not be routinely offered to adults with a mildly underactive thyroid gland, known as subclinical hypothyroidism.

To determine the frequency of subclinical hypothyroidism in local adult Subclinical hypothyroidism is highly prevalent in our population with BMI of more than.