[Basedow disease in children: clinical and evolutive aspects].


PATIENTS AND METHODS The initial symptomatology and long-term effects of antithyroid drug treatment are reported in children aged 11.7 +/- 3.2 years (52 girls, 16 boys) with hyperthyroidism due to Graves' disease. RESULTS A family history of thyroid pathology was found in half of the cases: 7% (five out of 68) of our patients have had another autoimmune… (More)


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@article{Boiko1998BasedowDI, title={[Basedow disease in children: clinical and evolutive aspects].}, author={J Boiko and Juliane L{\'e}ger and Marie-Charles Raux-Demay and Sylvie Cabrol and Yves le Bouc and Paul C Czernichow}, journal={Archives de pediatrie : organe officiel de la Societe francaise de pediatrie}, year={1998}, volume={5 7}, pages={722-30} }