• Lukasz CzerwonkaEmail author


Hypothyroidism is very common primarily due to Hashimoto’s thyroiditis. Management is usually straightforward with thyroid hormone replacement in symptomatic patients, although patients without symptoms but with significantly elevated thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) may also benefit from treatment. Central hypothyroidism is rare and requires evaluation for a sellar mass.


Hashimoto’s Sellar mass Thyroid peroxidase Levothyroxine Weight gain Cold intolerance 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck SurgeryStony Brook University HospitalStony BrookUSA

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