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Endocrine

, Volume 40, Issue 2, pp 318–319 | Cite as

A rare case of resistance to thyroid hormone coexisting with Graves’ disease

  • Koichiro Ogawa
  • Masanori YoshidaEmail author
  • Yoshitaka Hayashi
  • Yoshiharu Murata
  • Misaki Miyata
  • Yutaka Oiso
Letter to the Editor

Keywords

Thyroid Hormone Goiter Thyroid Function Autoimmune Thyroiditis Methimazole 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Koichiro Ogawa
    • 1
  • Masanori Yoshida
    • 1
    Email author
  • Yoshitaka Hayashi
    • 2
  • Yoshiharu Murata
    • 2
  • Misaki Miyata
    • 1
  • Yutaka Oiso
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Endocrinology and DiabetesNagoya Ekisaikai HospitalNagoyaJapan
  2. 2.Research Institute of Environmental MedicineNagoya University School of MedicineNagoyaJapan
  3. 3.Department of Endocrinology and DiabetesNagoya University School of MedicineNagoyaJapan

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