Alterations in thyroid function tests are well documented in women taking estrogens. In addition, women with primary hypothyroidism have an increased need of exogenous thyroxine to maintain normal TSH and T4. This study is designed to determine if women with hypothyroidism who are taking thyroxine replacement require an adjustment to their dose when they begin to take estrogen, either as a contraceptive or postmenopausally. Used the CORE Lab.

Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
Budget End
Support Year
9
Fiscal Year
1993
Total Cost
Indirect Cost
Name
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Department
Type
DUNS #
071723621
City
Boston
State
MA
Country
United States
Zip Code
02115
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