Thyroid disorders. Part II: hypothyroidism and thyroiditis.

  • James W. Little
  • Published 2006 in
    Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology, oral…
Part II of the series on thyroid disorders discusses hypothyroidism and thyroiditis that may be found in dental patients. An overview of the conditions is presented. Presenting signs and symptoms, laboratory tests used to diagnose hypothyroidism and thyroiditis, and their medical management is discussed. The dental management of patients with hypothyroidism… CONTINUE READING