Euthyroid hypometabolism | definition of euthyroid hypometabolism by Medical dictionary
an unusual condition resembling myxedema but with an apparently normal thyroid gland.
eu·thy·roid hy·po·me·tab·o·lism (yū-thīroyd hīpō-mĕ-tabŏ-lizm)
Unusual condition resembling myxedema but with an apparently normal thyroid gland.
References in periodicals archive
Diagnosis of euthyroid hypometabolism
. Am J Obstet Gynecol.
T3 Treatments for euthyroid hypometabolism. The use of T3 for patients suffering from euthyroid hypometabolic states was first described in the early 1950s.
One such study performed by Sonkin prescribed thyroid therapy for 88 patients suffering from euthyroid hypometabolism. He scored the symptoms of each patient for the following symptoms before and after thyroid therapy.