What is the role of plasma membrane transport of iodothyronines in the pathophysiology of euthyroid sick syndrome?

Updated: Oct 08, 2018
  • Author: Serhat Aytug, MD; Chief Editor: Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD, FACP  more...
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Serum factors, such as bilirubin, NEFA, furanoic acid, hippuric acid, and indoxyl sulphate, which are present in various NTIs, have been shown to inhibit transport of thyroid hormones.


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