Sökning: "thyroid associated ophthalmopathy"
Hittade 4 avhandlingar innehållade orden thyroid associated ophthalmopathy.
Sammanfattning : Graves' disease (GD) is a complex autoimmune disorder characterized by hyperthyroidism and diffuse goitre. 25-50% of the patients with GD develop eye symptoms, Graves' ophthalmopathy (GO). The overall aim of this thesis was to explore the molecular etiology of GD and GO. LÄS MER
2. Thyroid associated ophthalmopathy : Treatment for hyperhyroidism and evaluation of methods for measuring saccadic eye movements
Sammanfattning : Thyroid associated ophthalmopathy (TAO) is the orbital manifestation of autoimmune thyroid disease that clinically affects about 30-50 % of patients with Graves disease (GD). The clinical features of TAO are in most patients mild and transient. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : Type 2 diabetes (T2D) is a disease characterised by varying degrees of defect in insulin secretion and insulin sensitivity and associated with increased morbidity and mortality. Optimal glycaemic control reduces the progression of diabetic complications. LÄS MER
4. Presence of extrathyroidal TSH-receptor, with special reference to its role in neonatal regulation of lipolysis
Sammanfattning : At birth, the newborn child must utilize stored energy until lactation is established. The main source of energy is fat - that is, triglycerides stored in the white adipose tissue. This study deals with hormonal regulation of lipolysis in the neonatal period. LÄS MER