Vol. 33 (3) 2012 Neuro endocrinology letters

A rare case of Interferon-alpha-Induced Hyperthyroidism in patients with a chronic hepatitis C with granulocytopenia and transaminasemia treated successfully with radioiodine.

BACKGROUND: Conventional management of Interferon-α-Induced Hyperthyroidism (IIH) with radioactive iodine (RAI) may be used when treatment with beta blockers or antithyroid drugs (ATD), proves ineffective or is contraindicated.

CASE PRESENTATION: We present a 38-year-old woman who has been treated with combined .....