Thyroid structure and function in bovine β-mannosidosis
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In bovine β-mannosidosis, the thyroid in the affected newborn shows marked cytoplasmic vacuolation. There is an associated reduction in the serum concentrations of thyroxine and tri-iodothyronine.
KeywordsPublic Health Internal Medicine Serum Concentration Metabolic Disease Thyroxine
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