Effects of anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressive doses of prednisolone on serum triiodothyronine, thyroxine, and free thyroxine concentrations and thyroid morphology in the dog.


Kurtdede A., Asti R. N. , Sel T., Kurtdede N., Karagul H., Atalay Ö. , ...More

REVUE DE MEDECINE VETERINAIRE, vol.155, no.6, pp.324-330, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 155 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Title of Journal : REVUE DE MEDECINE VETERINAIRE
  • Page Numbers: pp.324-330

Abstract

The aim of the present study was to determine the effects of different oral doses of prednisolone (classically used during anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressive therapies with decreasing and/or alternate day protocol scheme) on the serum triiodothyronine (T-3), thyroxine (T-4) and free T-4 (fT(4)) concentrations and thyroid gland morphology.