RAYNAUD'S PHENOMENON IN HYPOTHYROIDISM
- Surprising cause of nipple pain. Sullivan, Karin Horgan // Prevention;Sep2004, Vol. 56 Issue 9, p131
Discusses how Raynaud's syndrome can cause nipple pain and other symptoms such as numbness in hands and feet. Suggestion that nursing mothers can take the drug nifedipine for the pain.
- Cold as Ice. Cimons, Marlene // Runner's World;Dec2000, Vol. 35 Issue 12, p46
Presents information on Raynaud's disease.
- Dose-response patterns for vibration-induced white finger. Griffin, M.J.; Bovenzi, M.; Nelson, C.M. // Occupational & Environmental Medicine;Jan2003, Vol. 60 Issue 1, p16
Presents a study that investigated alternative relations between cumulative exposures to hand-transmitted vibration with the development of white finger or Raynaud's phenomenon. Factor associated with an increase in dose for all alternative dose measures; Way of predicting the occurrence of...
- A Quantitative Test for Measuring Reactivity to Cold by the Digital Plethysmograph Technique: Application to 66 control subjects and 65 patients with Raynaud's phenomenon. Planchon, B.; de Faucal, Ph.; Essboui, S.; Grolleau, J. Y. // Angiology;Jun1986, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p433
The authors have developed a vascular reactivity test to cold using the digital plethvsmograph technique with a mercury strain gauge. Three types of arterial reactivity were determined: local reactivity after immersion of the hand in 11Â°C water, general reactivity after thorax ventilation,...
- Prevalence of Raynaud’s Phenomenon in General Practice in the East of Spain. Ivorra, J. A. Román; Perales, J. L. Gonzálvez; Carballido, C. Fernández; Graña, J.; Torres, M. J. // Clinical Rheumatology;Mar2001, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p88
: Our aim was to establish the prevalence of Raynaudâ€™s phenomenon in a general practice in the east of Spain and compare our results with those of other studies performed in geographical areas with similar climatic characteristics. Two hundred and seventy-six subjects visiting their...
- Hyperthyroid vs hypothyroid eye disease: the same severity and activity. Kashkouli, M B; Pakdel, F; Kiavash, V; Heidari, I; Heirati, A; Jam, S // Eye;Nov2011, Vol. 25 Issue 11, p1442
PurposeTo compare demographics, severity, and activity of thyroid eye disease (TED) in patients with hyperthyroidism (Hr-TED) vs primary hypothyroidism (Ho-TED).Patients and MethodsIn a cross-sectional study, demographics, complete eye examination, severity score (NOSPECS, total hundred eye...
- Behavioral Treatment of Raynaud's Syndrome. LeRoy, E. Carwile // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;5/5/89, Vol. 261 Issue 17, p2549
Answers queries on the treatment of Raynaud's syndrome. Details of the treatment technique; Background on the syndrome.
- Thenar hammer syndrome: a case report. Youakim, Sami // Occupational Medicine;Oct2006, Vol. 56 Issue 7, p507
Background Raynaud's phenomenon occurs among automobile mechanics secondary to long-term use of vibrating hand-held tools. It can also occur from traumatic injury to the upper extremity.Aim This report describes a case of single digit Raynaud's phenomenon in an automobile mechanic due to focal...
- Sparing of the thumb in Raynaud's phenomenon. Chikura, B.; Moore, T. L.; Manning, J. B.; Vail, A.; Herrick, A. L. // Rheumatology;Feb2008, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p219
Objectives. To conduct a prospective study to determine which digits are affected (and whether the thumb is spared or not) in a cohort of patients with RP as assessed by symptoms and thermography and to determine whether the degree of thumb involvement differs between primary (PRP) and secondary...