endocrinology
Thyroid

Thyroid surgery does not lead to post-op weight gain in most people


A Melbourne study has shown that total thyroidectomy does not necessarily lead to weight gain despite being a common concern amongst patients. A review of more than 100 patients treated at the Alfred Hospital from early 2013 to mid-2014 found no overall change in body weight more than 10 months after their surgery. Patients were ...

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