Propylthiouracil and methimazole therapy; comparative experiences.

@article{Irwin1952PropylthiouracilAM,
  title={Propylthiouracil and methimazole therapy; comparative experiences.},
  author={G. Irwin and H. D. VAN VACTOR and M. Norris},
  journal={Journal of the American Medical Association},
  year={1952},
  volume={149 18},
  pages={
          1637-40
        }
}
  • G. Irwin, H. D. VAN VACTOR, M. Norris
  • Published 1952
  • Medicine
  • Journal of the American Medical Association
  • It is the purpose of this paper to report the results of the use of methimazole ("tapazole") in 45 patients and propylthiouracil in 54 patients in the management of hyperthyroidism at the Indiana University Medical Center and the Indianapolis General Hospital. All these cases were followed by one or more of us. They were treated in the outpatient thyroid clinics unless the severity of toxicity or complications necessitated admission to the hospital. The diagnosis of hyperthyroidism in these… CONTINUE READING
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