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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


    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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