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Zwaveling-Soonawala, N. (author), Naafs, J.C. (author), Verkerk, P.H. (author), van Trotsenburg, A.S.P. (author)
Context Approximately 60% to 80% of patients with congenital central hypothyroidism (CH-C) have multiple pituitary hormone deficiencies (MPHDs), making CH-C a potentially life-threatening disease. Data on mortality in patients with CH-C are lacking. Objective To study the mortality rate in pediatric patients with early-detected and treated CH-C...
article 2018
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Naafs, J.C. (author), Verkerk, P.H. (author), Fliers, E. (author), van Trotsenburg, A.S.P. (author), Zwaveling-Soonawala, N. (author)
Objective To evaluate clinical characteristics of patients with central congenital hypothyroidism (CH), detected in the Dutch neonatal screening program. This included patients with isolated central CH but the majority have multiple pituitary hormone deficiencies (MPHD). Design Nationwide, cross-sectional study. Methods Data was collected on...
article 2020
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Naafs, J.C. (author), Marchal, J.P. (author), Fliers, E. (author), Verkerk, P.H. (author), Luijten, M.A.J. (author), Boelen, A. (author), van Trotsenburg, A.S.P. (author), Zwaveling-Soonawala, N. (author)
Context: Early treatment of primary congenital hypothyroidism (CH) prevents irreversible brain damage. Contrary to primary CH, outcome studies on central CH are scarce. Most patients with central CH have multiple pituitary hormone deficiencies (MPHD); these patients are also at risk for neonatal hypoglycemia. Objective: To assess cognitive and...
article 2021
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Naafs, J.C. (author), Marchal, J.P. (author), Verkerk, P.H. (author), Fliers, E. (author), van Trotsenburg, A.S.P. (author), Zwaveling-Soonawala, N. (author)
Context. Central congenital hypothyroidism (CH) requires lifelong medical treatment. The majority of children with central CH have multiple pituitary hormone deficiencies (MPHD), but in some cases central CH is isolated. Most pituitary hormone deficiencies are associated with impaired health-related quality of life (HRQoL). However, studies on...
article 2021
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