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Hemiagenesis of the thyroid gland and T3 hyperthyroidism
  1. Luiza K. Matsumura,
  2. Sergio A. Dib,
  3. Ewaldo M. K. Russo,
  4. Rui M. B. Maciel,
  5. Antonio R. Chacra

    Abstract

    A patient with hemiagenesis of the thyroid gland who presented with T3 toxicosis is described. The diagnosis of thyroidal hemiagenesis was established through the administration of thyroid stimulating hormone and a thyroid scintiscan.

    T3 thyrotoxicosis is a previously unreported clinical presentation of thyroid hemiagenesis.

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