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Researchers shed light on vascular growth factors in thyroid eye disease

Researchers shed light on vascular growth factors in thyroid eye disease

August 17, 2016

New findings may stimulate the development of targeted therapies for proptosis in patients with acute thyroid eye disease

Boston, Mass. —  Researchers from Mass. Eye and Ear - including Schepens Eye Research Institute - and Boston Children's Hospital have identified new underlying mechanisms of proptosis, or bulging of the eyes, in patients with acute thyroid eye disease. In a… Read more about Researchers shed light on vascular growth factors in thyroid eye disease