Nicole M Tyer

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OBJECTIVE To evaluate racial/ethnic differences in pancreatic triglyceride (TG) levels and their relationship to β-cell dysfunction in humans. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS We studied black, Hispanic, and white adults who completed three research visits: screening and an oral glucose tolerance test; frequently sampled intravenous glucose tolerance tests for(More)
OBJECTIVE Although the use of oral cholecystographic agents (OCAs) had declined due to limited availability, there is literature to suggest it is an effective medication for thyrotoxicosis in appropriate clinical situations. METHODS The authors performed a PubMed search and systematically reviewed all the English written case reports, original studies and(More)
OBJECTIVE To present an unusual case of multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2A (MEN 2A) syndrome and to describe how this case differs from the typical clinical features and usual genetic variations seen in classic MEN 2A syndrome. METHODS We describe the work-up, diagnosis, and treatment course of a patient who presented with multi-focal pheochromocytomas,(More)
OBJECTIVEdTo evaluate racial/ethnic differences in pancreatic triglyceride (TG) levels and their relationship to b-cell dysfunction in humans. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODSdWe studied black, Hispanic, and white adults who completed three research visits: screening and an oral glucose tolerance test; frequently sampled intravenous glucose tolerance tests for(More)
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