Short focus on thyroid function in menopause: impact on bone health
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The assessment of thyroid status is particularly crucial in some phases of female life. For example, thyroid function in pregnancy had been largely investigated and nowadays its importance is widely recognized. Perimenopausal period seems to be even critical in the context of thyroid illness, not only for the consequences of thyropathies per sé, but also for the possible impact on climacteric symptoms.
KEY WORDS: bone loss; thyroid; menopause.