Effect of iodine administration on thyroid function in diabetic patients


Iodide-induced hypothyroidism has been observed in subjects treated with compounds with mild antithyroid activity. The hypoglycemic agent tolbutamide belongs to the aminoheterocyclic group, a class of compounds with antithyroid effect. Thus it was thought interesting to study the effect of large doses of iodide on thyroid function in diabetics chronically… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02582089

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