COVID-19 and Thyroid Diseases

How the Pandemic Situation Affects Thyroid Disease Patients?

Keywords: Covid-19, thyroid disease, hypethyroidism, hypothyroidism, thyroid cancer


Patients with thyroid diseases need special attention during this COVID-19 pandemic. There is a paucity of publications that review the effect of coronavirus infection on thyroid disease patients, such as those with hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism, thyroid nodules and cancer. This article aims to collect reviews and statements about how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected the management of thyroid disease patients.


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Author Biography

Laurentius Aswin Pramono, School of Medicine and Health Sciences Atma Jaya Catholic University of Indonesia

Academic Staff, Department of Public Health and Nutrition


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How to Cite
Pramono, L. A. (2020). COVID-19 and Thyroid Diseases: How the Pandemic Situation Affects Thyroid Disease Patients?. Journal of the ASEAN Federation of Endocrine Societies, 35(2). Retrieved from
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