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Outcome of Graves disease

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Title: Outcome of Graves disease
Authors: Holmberg, Mats
Issue Date: 5-Feb-2020
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Inst of Medicine. Department of Internal Medicine and Clinical Nutrition
Parts of work: I. Sjölin G*, Holmberg M*, Törring O, Byström K, Khamisi S, de Laval D, Abraham-Nordling M, Calissendorff J, Lantz M, Hallengren B, Filipsson Nyström H, Wallin G. The long-term outcome of treatment for Graves' hyperthyroidism. Published in Thyroid 2019; nov 29(11):1545-1557. *Gabriel Sjölin and M Holmberg have contributed equally

II. Holmberg M, Malmgren H, Berglund PF, Johansson B, Klasson N, Skau S, Filipsson Nyström H. Predictors for mental symptoms in Graves' disease. Manuscript

III. Holmberg M, Malmgren H, Berglund PF, Heckemann RA, Johansson B, Klasson N, Olsson E, Skau S, Starck G, Filipsson Nyström H. A longitudinal study of medial temporal lobe volumes in Graves' disease. Manuscript
Date of Defence: 2020-02-21
Disputation: Fredagen den 21 februari 2020, kl. 9.00, Hörsal Arvid Carlsson, Academicum, Medicinaregatan 3, Göteborg
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: Graves disease
Mental fatigue
Magnetic resonance volumetry
Quality of life
Abstract: Graves' disease (GD) is an autoimmune condition with elevated thyroid hormone levels and symptoms suggesting an affected brain. These symptoms often resolve with treatment but, for some patients, GD results in a long period of reduced well-being. The overall aim of this thesis is to characterize the consequences of GD with a special focus on the brain. Three studies were conducted with data from questionnaires and clinical assessments of patients with GD in both the hyperthyroid and the euthyroi... more
ISBN: 978-91-7833-773-6 (Pdf)
978-91-7833-772-9 (Print)
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