Auditory brain stem responses in thyroid dysfunction

Mordechai Z. Himelfarb, Talmina Lakretz, Shlomit Gold, Eliahu Shanon

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Abstract

A characteristic pattern of ABR was observed in hyper-and hypofunction of the thyroid gland. The most conspicuous change took place in the BSCT. Its value correlated well with the level of serum T4. Dynamic changes of ABR pattern were recorded during the development of myxedema and on return to an euthyroid state. This preliminary study suggests that examinations of ABR may serve as a tool in the overall assessment of thyroid status.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)679-686
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of Laryngology and Otology
Volume95
Issue number7
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 1981

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics of 'Auditory brain stem responses in thyroid dysfunction'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this