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ea0056p1024 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2018

Post partum and non-post partum relapsing Graves’ hyperthyroidism display different response to anti-thyroid drugs

Capelli Valentina , Rotondi Mario , Coperchini Francesca , Pinto Sara , Croce Laura , Tonacchera Massimo , Chiovato Luca

Background: GravesÂ’ disease (GD) female patients in remission after a full course of methimazole (MMI) therapy are at risk for a relapse of hyperthyroidism during the post-partum (PP) period, but whether this relapse may display any peculiarity is still unknown.Aim: To compare GD patients undergoing a relapse of hyperthyroidism either in the PP period or not.Subjects and methods: Fourty-three female patients of childbearing ag...