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Clinical practice and approach

Hypothyroidism is the most common endocrine disease that was seen in the clinical practice especially for family physicians. Methods: This review article covered the important practical clinical issues for managing overt hypothyroidism, subclinical hypothyroidism and hypothyroidism during pregnancy. Conclusions: The clinical issues were addressed by clinical scenario followed by questions and stressed on the important clinical points

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Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care
Volume / Volumen: 3
Number / Número: 2
First and last pages / Páginas inicial-final: 98-101
Year / Año: 2014
Month / Mes: april

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Principal institution where the research took place
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King Abdulaziz university, Jeddah, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

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Referencias bibliográficas

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2014, october 17
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2017, august 17
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2017, november 15

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Endocrinología y Metabolismo


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Hypothyroidism in Clinical Practice

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Faiza Qari1

1 Professor, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Arabia Saudí, Consultant

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