In the Journals

Mild maternal thyroid dysfunction increases preterm birth risk

August 20, 2019
Pregnant women with mild thyroid dysfunction, such as subclinical hypothyroidism, isolated hypothyroxinemia or thyroid peroxidase antibody…

In the Journals

Survey: Most clinicians not following ATA guidelines for subclinical hypothyroidism in pregnancy

August 19, 2019
Only 5% of clinicians reported adhering to a recommended thyroid-stimulating hormone cutoff proposed by the American Thyroid Association for…

In the Journals

ATA risk assessment effectively predicts thyroid cancer persistence

August 19, 2019
Thyroid cancer persistence is accurately captured by the American Thyroid Association’s 2015 risk stratification system for patients with more…

In the Journals

Thyroid cancer worry remains after treatment

August 16, 2019
More than half of a cohort of adults with thyroid cancer identified disease recurrence, quality-of-life deterioration and familial risk as areas of…

In the Journals

Thyroid nodules increase cancer risk in Graves’ disease

August 8, 2019
The preoperative detection of thyroid nodules was associated with a higher prevalence of thyroid cancer in patients with Graves’ disease…

In the Journals

Hyperthyroidism treatments may accelerate increases in weight

August 7, 2019
Obesity was shown to be more likely to develop in a cohort of adults with hyperthyroidism who received treatment for the condition vs. a background…

In the Journals

Parathyroid hormone replacement safe, effective in chronic hypoparathyroidism

August 7, 2019
Adults with chronic hypoparathyroidism treated with recombinant human parathyroid hormone 1-84 for 5 years experienced sustained improvements in…

In the Journals

TPOAb positivity predicts duration of thyroid dysfunction in pregnancy

August 6, 2019
Among women positive for thyroid peroxidase antibodies, subclinical hypothyroidism and hypothyroxinemia diagnosed in the first trimester are likely…

In the Journals

Risk for poor bone health persists 10 years after gastric bypass

July 26, 2019
A cohort of adults with obesity who underwent Roux-en-Y gastric bypass showed markers for poor bone health in the decade after surgery, including…

In the Journals

Malignant thyroid nodules more common in children vs. adults

July 22, 2019
The system used to assess malignancy risk in thyroid nodules yields higher malignancy rates in children than in adults, and this may call for new…

Recent in-depth features from Endocrine Today

July 19, 2019
Each month in its cover story, Endocrine Today offers comprehensive reporting on issues of interest to practicing endocrinologists, diabetes…

In the Journals

Calculator uses clinical, ultrasound variables to better predict thyroid cancer risk

July 19, 2019
A thyroid cancer risk calculator that takes into account clinical and ultrasonographic variables, including age, sex, nodule size and the presence of…

In the Journals

High parathyroid hormone level fails to predict CV risk

July 18, 2019
A genetic predisposition to higher serum parathyroid hormone concentration is not an independent risk factor for developing coronary artery disease…

In the Journals

Hidradenitis suppurativa linked with thyroid disorders

July 17, 2019
A significantly higher prevalence of thyroid disorders was found among patients with hidradenitis suppurativa, and additional study to increase the…

In the Journals

Hyperparathyroidism identification lacking, surgical solutions infrequently utilized

July 15, 2019
Roughly one-quarter of adults with features of primary hyperparathyroidism are actually diagnosed with the condition, and this may be part of the…

Perspective

Horizon files biologics license application for thyroid eye disease treatment

July 11, 2019
Horizon Therapeutics has submitted a biologics license application to the FDA for its investigational thyroid eye disease treatment candidate…

In the Journals

Lower postsurgical thyroid cancer rates found among adults with obesity

July 11, 2019
A cohort of adults with obesity or morbid obesity had a lower rate of papillary thyroid malignancy after thyroid surgery than adults without obesity…

In the Journals

Improved levothyroxine treatment observed in adults with obesity

July 10, 2019
An analysis of a cohort of adults with morbid obesity and primary hypothyroidism demonstrated that most were adequately treated with levothyroxine…

In the Journals

Radioactive iodine treatment increases cancer risk in patients with hyperthyroidism

July 3, 2019
In patients with hyperthyroidism treated with radioactive iodine, organ-absorbed doses were associated with increased risk for death from all solid…

Top 10 news stories posted in June

June 30, 2019
Endocrine Today has compiled a list of the top 10 news reports posted during the month of June. Healio.com/Endocrinology readers were interested in…