Serum amino-terminal propeptide of type III procollagen in patients with hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism during therapy.

Abstract

Changes in serum amino-terminal type III procollagen propeptide (PIIIPN) and hydroxyproline were compared with indices of thyroid function in 33 patients with hyperthyroidism and 16 patients with hypothyroidism before and after treatment. Control values were obtained from 26 healthy individuals. Hyperthyroidism was shown to be associated with an increased… (More)

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@article{Kucharz1994SerumAP, title={Serum amino-terminal propeptide of type III procollagen in patients with hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism during therapy.}, author={Eugeniusz J{\'o}zef Kucharz and B Jurecka-Tuleja and Gerard Jonderko and Czesław Marcisz}, journal={Thyroid : official journal of the American Thyroid Association}, year={1994}, volume={4 2}, pages={191-4} }