Subclinical hypothyroidism in HIV-infected subjects.

  title={Subclinical hypothyroidism in HIV-infected subjects.},
  author={Marco Bongiovanni and Fulvio Adorni and Maddalena Casana and Federica Tordato and Camilla Tincati and Paola Cicconi and Teresa Bini and Antonella d'Arminio Monforte},
  journal={The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy},
  volume={58 5},
OBJECTIVES The correlation between subclinical hypothyroidism [thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH)>4 mIU/L with normal free triiodothyroxine and free thyroxine levels], HIV infection and HAART is still unclear. PATIENTS AND METHODS To evaluate the predictive factors of subclinical hypothyroidism in an HIV-infected population, we identified three groups of subjects: G1, subjects on stable highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) (for at least 1 year) at baseline and at month 24 (n=97); G2… CONTINUE READING