Thyroiditis

Endocrine disorders as a side effect of immunotherapy drugs

Dr Mark Vanderpump on Wed 5 Apr

There’s no doubt that immunotherapy drugs are effective, with reports of some cancers simply being “melted away”.  However, in some people, the side effects of this unleashes their own immune system to attack healthy vital organs...

What is thyroiditis?

Dr Mark Vanderpump on Thu 12 May

Thyroiditis is the inflammation (not infection) of the thyroid gland. The cause of this can be tricky to spot because a number of individual disorders can cause the thyroid to swell and thyroiditis can cause either high or low levels of thyroid hormones.

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