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Hypothyroid:A History

Hypothyroid:A History

Hypothyroid:A History   No one knew how the thyroid extract worked. Use extended in 1894 to treatment of simple goiter. Chinese may have use these extracts in the 15 century. 1895 Baumann found iodine in the thyroid gland. In 1914 Kendall...

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Hyperthyroid: A history

Hyperthyroid: A history

1860 surgeons removed the thyroid goiters in the hyperthyroid patients, but it killed them. In the ones that survived the hyperthyoid condition improved. 1880 they could remove the thyroid without killing many of them. 1890 the use of excessive...

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