Mild thyroid failure [subclinical hypothyroidism]: To treat or not to treat?

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Most endocrinologists agree that if the serum TSH level is above 10 mlU/L, thyroxine therapy is indicated. For lower values of serum TSH, thyroxine therapy depends on the presence or absence of antithyroid antibodies and the associated clinical condition.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)134-139
Number of pages6
JournalComprehensive Therapy
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 1 2002


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