Vol. 26 (5) 2005 Neuro endocrinology letters

Changes in plasma homocysteine levels of rats with experimentally induced hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism.

INTRODUCTION: It is claimed in a limited number of studies carried out on human beings that plasma homocysteine levels increased in hypothyroid patients and decreased in hyperthyroid patients.

OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study is to determine total plasma homocysteine, thyroid function tests, vitamin B12, folic ac.....