Thyroid Disorders

Study Reports First Known Case of Subacute Thyroiditis After COVID-19 Infection

May 21, 2020

A new case study published in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, reports on an 18-year-old patient with COVID-19 infection and subacute thyroiditis.

L-Thyroxine Ineffective In Patients With Subclinical Hypothyroidism, Study Says

May 04, 2020

The common synthetic thyroid medication L-thyroxine has been shown to be ineffective in reducing symptoms in patients with subclinical hypothyroidism (SCH), according to a study published in the Annals of Internal Medicine.

VIDEO: Teprotumumab Offers Hope for Thyroid Eye Disease Patients

April 14, 2020

New research shows teprotumumab can be a beneficial treatment for patients suffering from thyroid eye disease (TED), even across age, gender and risk factor-based subgroups. In an interview with HCPLive®, Raymond Douglas, MD, PhD, director of the Orbital and Thyroid Eye Disease Center at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, explained the importance of the teprotumumab in treating this patient group and how the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) might impact thyroid eye disease patients.