hormone resistance syndrome

hormone resistance syndrome

A condition caused by a reduced or absent end-organ responsiveness to a biologically active hormone, which may be due to a hormone receptor defect or a post-receptor defect
References in periodicals archive ?
Spectrum of transcriptional, dimerization, and dominant negative properties of twenty different mutant thyroid hormone [beta]-receptors in thyroid hormone resistance syndrome.
These hormone resistance syndromes or "pseudo" disease states require careful correlation of the clinical presentation of the patient (and family members) with the laboratory test results.
Thyroid hormone resistance syndromes [by Refetoff S, Dumitrescu AM].
These include subclinical hypothyroidism, Graves' disease, autoimmune thyroiditis, fibromyalgia, polycystic ovary syndrome, fibrocystic breast disease, obesity, sleep apnea, cardiac arrhythmia, diabetes (both types), hypertension, and hormone resistance syndromes.

Full browser ?