Which age groups have the highest prevalence of amiodarone-associated thyroid dysfunction?

Updated: Aug 28, 2020
  • Author: Mini Gopalan, MD; Chief Editor: Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD, FACP  more...
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Answer

The risk of AIH is higher in elderly persons, [7] probably because of the higher prevalence of underlying thyroid abnormality.


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