Thyroid hormone status within the physiological range affects bone mass and density in healthy men at the age of peak bone mass.

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CONTEXT The hormonal factors involved in the regulation of peak bone mass (PBM) in men have not been fully investigated. Apart from gonadal steroids and somatotropic hormones, thyroid hormones are known to affect bone maturation and homeostasis and are additional candidate determinants of adult bone mass. OBJECTIVE We aimed to investigate between-subject… (More)
DOI: 10.1530/EJE-10-1113

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