[Thyrotropic reserve in Sheehan's syndrome. Study in 36 patients (author's transl)].


Thyrotropic involvement is considered to be constant in Sheehan's syndrome. In this study, plasma thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) levels were similar to those of normal women (respectively: 1.01 +/- 0.54 ng/ml and 0.54 +/- 0.27 ng/ml). The pituitary response to the administration of TRH was nul in 63.8% of cases. In one patient, thyrotrophic function was… (More)


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