Effect of radiotherapy on moderate and severe thyroid associated ophthalmopathy: a double blind and self-controlled study.

@article{Wu2015EffectOR,
  title={Effect of radiotherapy on moderate and severe thyroid associated ophthalmopathy: a double blind and self-controlled study.},
  author={Yujie Wu and Boding Tong and Yongheng Luo and Guiyuan Xie and Wei Xiong},
  journal={International journal of clinical and experimental medicine},
  year={2015},
  volume={8 2},
  pages={2086-96}
}
OBJECTIVE The effect of radiotherapy on moderate and severe Thyroid associated ophthalmopathy (TAO) was evaluated by various objective and quantitative indexes including T2 signal intensity ratios of orbital MRI inferior rectus and ipsilateral temporal muscle (T2SIR), extraocular muscles (EOM) volume, and the degree of exophthalmos using clinical research with prospective, randomized, double blind, self controlled. METHODS The patients with TAO who in the moderate and severe active period and… CONTINUE READING