[The incidence of sick euthyroid syndrome in non-small cell lung cancer patients].

Our study aimed to determine the frequency of sick euthyroid syndrome (SES) among patients diagnosed as non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and its association with the stage of the disease, Karnofsky index (KI), and nutritional parameters. We enrolled 80 consecutive patients with newly diagnosed NSCLC. Cases with NSCLC were staged by using TNM system. The… CONTINUE READING