Nonthyroidal Illness Syndrome: Is It Far Away From Crohn’s Disease?

  title={Nonthyroidal Illness Syndrome: Is It Far Away From Crohn’s Disease?},
  author={Song Liu and J. Ren and Yunzhao Zhao and G. Han and Zhi-wu Hong and Dongsheng Yan and J. Chen and G. Gu and G. Wang and Xinbo Wang and Chaogang Fan and J. Li},
  journal={Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology},
  • Song Liu, J. Ren, +9 authors J. Li
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology
  • Goals: This study was designed to investigate the clinical features of nonthyroidal illness syndrome (NTIS) compared with euthyroid patients in Crohn’s disease (CD), to explore the etiology of NTIS in CD, to evaluate the clinical outcomes of NTIS patients, and to inspect the correlation of clinical variables and NTIS, and their ability of differentiating NTIS from euthyroid patients. Background: NTIS has been described for more than 30 years. However, only few studies focused on the… CONTINUE READING

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