Saratov JOURNAL of Medical and Scientific Research

Neuropsychological and neuroimaging status in patients diffuse toxic goiter

Year: 2012, volume 8 Issue: №2 Pages: 488-491
Heading: Neurology Article type: Original article
Authors: Lutoshkina E.B., Sholomov I.I.
Organization: Saratov State Medical University

Aim of the study: to identify the features of neuropsychological and neuroimaging status in patients with Graves’ disease. Materials and methods. The study is based on the analysis of the results of neurological, neuropsychological and neuroimaging studies in 53 patients with diffuse toxic goiter with the experience of the disease is not more than 5 years. Results. Found that patients with diffuse toxic goiter in the early stages of the disease there are changes in neu-ropsychological and neuroimaging status, which indicates the feasibility study of this category of patients for a neurologist appointment of appropriate therapy. Conclusion. The study evaluated the neuroimaging and neuropsychological status of patients with Graves’ disease. The goal set in the study achieved.

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