[Subtotal thyroidectomy. A treatment to keep in mind in amiodarone-induced thyrotoxicosis].


Amiodarone is an antiarrhythmic drug, frequently used in cardiology, which may produce secondary effects on the thyroid function. These effects can range from subtle changes in peripheral hormones without clinical manifestations, to severe forms of hypothyroidism or hyperthyroidism. The evolution of amiodarone-induced-hyperthyroidism can be mild, requiring… (More)


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