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Drugs which interfere with thyroid hormone binding with proteins?



A NSAID
B Phenytoin

C Carbamazepine
D All of the above

Ans. D

All of the above

Drugs which interfere with thyroid hormone binding with proteins

1). NSAID

2). Phenytoin

3). Carbamazepine

T3 resin uptake test

The binding of the labeled T3 to the resin is increased in.

1). TBG deficiency

2). Hyperthyroidism

The binding of the labeled T3 to the resin is decreased in.

Hypothyroid.

Thyroid auto anti bodies:

1). Antithyroid peroxidase antibodies (TPO)

2). Antithyroid globulin (Tg) antibodies increased in: Hashimoto or /& Graves' disease.

3). TSI are antibodies that stimulate the TSH receptor in Graves’ disease.

Ultrasound: This distinguishes cystic (usually, but not always, benign) from solid (possibly malignant) nodules, If there is a solitary large nodule, or dominant nodule in a multinodular goitre, a fine needle aspiration should be performed to look for thyroid carcinoma.

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