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Do Statins Affect Thyroid Volume and Nodule Size in Patients with Hyperlipidemia in a Region with Mild-to-Moderate Iodine Deficiency? A Prospective Study
Objective: The objective of this study was to assess the anti-proliferative pleiotropic effects of statins on thyroid function, volume, and nodularity. Subjects and Methods: One hundred and six hyperlipidemic patients were ...
Metformin: Hype or Hope for Cancer
Current studies show that especially pancreatic, liver, endometrial, colorectal, bladder and breast cancer incidences are increased by the presence of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Possible links between T2DM and cancer ...
Thyroid volume in patients with glucose metabolism disorders
Objective: Thyroid volume and the prevalence of thyroid nodules are higher in patients with insulin resistance. A relationship between thyroid volume and glucose metabolism disorders (GMD) has not as yet been clarified. ...
Metformin Decreases Thyroid Volume and Nodule Size in Subjects with Insulin Resistance: A Preliminary Study
Objective: The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of metformin on thyroid volume and nodule size. Subjects and Methods: Prospective data were gathered on 100 newly diagnosed subjects with insulin resistance ...
Unusual Long Survival with a Giant Invasive Pheochromocytoma of an Incompatible Patient
Pheochromocytomas (PHEOs) are rare neuroendocrine tumors and about 2-13% of PHEOs are malignant. Predicting malignancy in PHEO cases with invasion but without metastasis is still controversial in the literature. This study ...