endocrinology
Thyroid

Thyroid function not linked bone health in older men: WA study

Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) and free thyroxine (FT4) levels have no relationship with bone turnover markers or hip fractures in healthy older men, endocrinologists in WA have shown. The University of WA study comprising more than 3,000 mostly euthyroid men, and a small proportion with subclinical hyperthyroid disease, found TSH and FT4 had no association with ...

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