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ea0037ep1002 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2015

Prevalence of thyroid dysfunction in Spain: diabetes study

Valdes Sergio , Maldonado-Araque Cristina , Tapia Maria Jose , Lago Ana , Perez-Valero Vidal , Goday Albert , Castano Luis , Delgado Edelmiro , Vendrell Joan , Rojo-Martinez Gemma , Soriguer Federico

Introduction: Thyroid dysfunction is a common health problem. Its prevalence may vary in different populations, and in Spain, it has not been sufficiently studied. The aim of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of thyroid dysfunction (clinical and subclinical) in our country.Materials and methods: The diabetes study is a national, cross-sectional, population-based survey. Target population: the entire Spanish population >18 years. Sample: >...