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euthyroid

Syllabification: eu·thy·roid
Pronunciation: /yo͞oˈTHīˌroid
 
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Definition of euthyroid in English:

adjective

Medicine
Having a normally functioning thyroid gland.
Example sentences
  • This will help the physicians to arrive at an unequivocal diagnosis of thyroid function in patients having euthyroid hyperthyroxinaemia, euthyroid hypothyroxinaemia or euthyroxinaemic hyperthyroidism.
  • At one year, if the patient is clinically and biochemically euthyroid and a thyroid-stimulating antibody level is not detectable, therapy can be discontinued.
  • The reference range for thyroid stimulating hormone, established from measurement in 29 subjects, was used to classify 22 euthyroid subjects as having subclinical hypothyroidism.

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