Sublingual Thyroid Gland
- Corresponding Author:
- Michael Haap
Department of Internal Medicine
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetology
Angiology, Nephrology, and Clinical Chemistry
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Received Date: June 04, 2014; Accepted Date: June 06, 2014; Published Date: June 10, 2014
Citation: Wahl R, Horger M, Haap M (2014) Sublingual Thyroid Gland. Endocrinol Metab Synd 3:i001. doi: 10.4172/2161-1017.1000i001
Copyright: © 2014 Haap M, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
A 22-year old man presented with a factitial hyperthyreosis (300 μg levothyroxine/d). He had a history of congenital hypothyroidism
diagnosed in the age of 6 years. Thyroid hormone substitution compliance was irregular because of family problems.