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A review of literature on the adverse effects of hyperthyroidism on the heart functional behavior

Mansourian, A.R. (2012) A review of literature on the adverse effects of hyperthyroidism on the heart functional behavior. Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences, 15 (4). pp. 164-176. ISSN 10288880 (ISSN)

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Abstract

Thyroid hormones play an important role on the physiological chemistry of heart and vascular systems in healthy subjects. Any thyroid disorders accompanied with alteration of effective concentration of thyroid hormones cause heart dysfunctions. Thyrotoxicosis is a term given for the clinical manifestation of hyperthyroidism which can invoke heart and vascular abnormalities through the mechanism at heart muscle cells nuclear level. Thyrotoxicosis can play positive roles for heart disorders including atrial fibrillation, left ventricular hypertrophy and right ventricular systolic dysfunction, which are considered as major risk factors for heart abnormalities. Miscalculation of heart dysfunctions related thyrotoxicosis in cardiovascular patients might be avoided through careful laboratory measurements of T4 and T3 to exclude any possible thyroid hormone-related heart diseases. © 2012 Asian Network for Scientific Information.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Unmapped bibliographic data: LA - English [Field not mapped to EPrints] J2 - Pak. J. Biol. Sci. [Field not mapped to EPrints] C2 - 22816174 [Field not mapped to EPrints] AD - Biochemistry and Metabolic Disorder Research Center, Gorgan Medical School, Golestan University of Medical Sciences, Gorgan, Iran [Field not mapped to EPrints] DB - Scopus [Field not mapped to EPrints]
Uncontrolled Keywords: Heart dysfunction, Throtoxicosis, Thyroid hormones, article, heart, human, hyperthyroidism, pathophysiology, Heart, Humans, Hyperthyroidism
Subjects: مقالات نمایه شده محققین دانشگاه در سایت ,Web of Science ,Scopus
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Divisions: معاونت تحقیقات و فناوری
Depositing User: GOUMS
Date Deposited: 20 Apr 2015 05:39
Last Modified: 17 Jan 2017 10:50
URI: http://eprints.goums.ac.ir/id/eprint/2014

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