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Research Article

PTX3: A Potential Biomarker in Thyroid Associated Ophthalmopathy

Table 1

Seventy-three patients were included in this study. Clinical and ophthalmologic characteristics were presented as mean ± standard deviation.

GroupTAOControl

Case 4528
Sex (M/F)14/319/19
Age (y)
NOSPECSNA
CASNA
TSH (mIU/L)NA
T3 (nmol/L)NA
T4 (nmol/L)NA
FT3 (pmol/L)NA
FT4 (pmol/L)NA

M: male; F: female; NOSPECS: American Thyroid Association (ATA) classification of the orbital changes in Graves’ disease [16]. CAS: clinical activity score (seven scores in total); TSH: thyroid-stimulating hormone; T3: triiodothyronine; T4: serum thyroxine; FT3: free triiodothyronine; FT4: free thyroxine; NA: not applicable.

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