Effect of thyroid hormone replacement therapy on ovarian volume and androgen hormones in patients with untreated primary hypothyroidism

MÜDERRİS I. I. , Boztosun A., Oner G. , BAYRAM F.

ANNALS OF SAUDI MEDICINE, vol.31, no.2, pp.145-151, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 31 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.4103/0256-4947.77500
  • Title of Journal : ANNALS OF SAUDI MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.145-151


BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Primary hypothyroidism may be associated with ovarian enlargement and/or cyst formation. We evaluated the effect of thyroid hormone replacement therapy on hormonal changes, ovarian volume and sonographic appearance.