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reverse T3

3,3',5'-Triiodothyronine, rT3 Lab medicine A conversion product of T4–thyroxine, the level of which reflects the rate of peripheral conversion of thyroid hormones of T4 to T3 Normal rT3 levels 0.15-0.77 mmol/L. See Euthryoid sick syndrome.

reverse T3

3,3′,5′-tri-iodothyronine.
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Inhibition of pituitary type 2 deiodinase by reverse triiodothyronine does not alter thyroxine-induce inhibition of thyrotropin secretion in hypothyroid rats.
From a laboratory testing perspective, this is one of the few instances when serum reverse triiodothyronine measurements are fundamental for definitive diagnosis and might be useful for ongoing patient monitoring.
Alterations of serum reverse triiodothyronine and thyroxine kinetics in chronic renal failure: role of nutritional status, chronic illness, uremia, and hemodialysis.
Effect of prednison therapy on serum levels of thyroxine (T4), triiodothyronine (T3), reverse triiodothyronine (rT3), T3-binding capacity, basal TSH level and TSH response to thyreoliberin (TRH) in children.
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Misleadingly low free thyroxine index and usefulness of reverse triiodothyronine measurement in nonthyroidal illnesses.
Adverse effects of reverse triiodothyronine on cellular metabolism as assessed by 1H and 31PNMR spectroscopy.
Interest of reverse triiodothyronine assessment, Eur Endocrinol.

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