• Thyroid hormone levels linked to liver fibrosis in type 2 diabetes

    3 days ago - By Healio

    Among patients with type 2 diabetes and normal thyroid function, thyroid hormone levels were linked to nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, suggesting assessment of these hormones might be beneficial for disease prevention and treatment.
    In the study, Yuanyuan Zhang, MD, of the department of endocrinology, Geriatrics Center, at the First Affiliated Hospital of Anhui University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Anhui, China, and colleagues aimed to determine the association between thyroid hormones and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease among adults with type 2 diabetes and normal thyroid function.
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