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ea0025p323 | Thyroid | SFEBES2011

Spectrum of thyroid dysfunction in interferon-α treated hepatitis C-positive patients

Moran Carla , Nicholls Maggie , Mallon Paddy

The reported incidence of thyroid dysfunction associated with interferon-α (IFNα) treatment for hepatitis C infection varies widely between countries.1 To our knowledge the spectrum of thyroid dysfunction in IFNα-treated Irish patients has not been described outside of an anti-D-related, hepatitis C-infected cohort.We reviewed thyroid function tests (TFTs) from all Hepatitis C positive patients undergoing IFNα treatment ove...