Thyroid function and serum thyroid binding proteins in prepubertal and pubertal children with chronic renal insufficiency receiving conservative treatment, undergoing hemodialysis, or receiving care after renal transplantation.

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OBJECTIVE The abnormalities reported in some thyroid function tests in children with renal disease could be adaptive phenomena, shared by a variety of other nonthyroidal illnesses, or could reflect hypothyroidism. STUDY DESIGN To answer this question, we studied thyroid function and serum thyroid binding proteins in 36 prepubertal and 23 pubertal patients… (More)

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