Myopathy in Pediatric Thyroid States: A Review of the Literature.
This review highlights the presentations of myopathy in children in both hypothyroid and hyperthyroid states with an emphasis on the pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment. Based on our review of the literature data, myopathy should be considered in all children presenting with muscular weakness or altered muscle enzymes in the context of thyroid disease.
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Dingle, E., Palliyil-Gopi, R., Contreras, M., Kohn, B., & Brar, P. C. (2016). Myopathy in Pediatric Thyroid States: A Review of the Literature. Pediatric endocrinology reviews : PER, 14(2), 147–158. https://doi.org/10.17458/PER.2016.DGC.MyopathyinPediatric
Medicine and Health Sciences | Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics