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ea0049gp53 | Cardiovascular & Lipid Endocrinology | ECE2017

Clinical, laboratory and cardiac parameters in overt primary hypothyroidism versus overt central hypothyroidism

Balas Melania , Parv Florina , Vlad Mihaela , Golu Ioana , Amzar Daniela , Zosin Ioana

Background: Hypothyroidism affects cardiac function, leading to cardiomyopathy, pericarditis, lower left ventricular performance, etc. The present study investigates different parameters (clinical, hormonal, biochemical, echocardiographic) in overt primary hypothyroidism (OPHypo) and overt central hypothyroidism (OCHypo).Material and methods: The study included 33 untreated patients with OCHypo (5 with empty sella, 3 with idiopathic hypopituitarism, 7 wi...