The association between consumptive hypothyroidism and infantile HHE was first described in 2000 (5).
Excessive degradation of thyroid hormones due to high expression of D3 by tumor tissue is also supported by the increased concentrations of rT3, the requirement for extremely high doses of thyroid hormone replacement, and improvement of hypothyroidism after liver transplantation or involution of HHE (5, 6, 8, 9).
The rate ofT4 degradation is highest during the proliferative phase of HHE (5).
Consumptive hypothyroidism is a rare but important associated condition in patients with HHE.
reports are available on the Internet (http://www.
The HHE subcommittee declared that the pediatric institution should reflect health for all.
The third HHE recommendation is necessary because the severely obese patient continues to require pediatric care and yet may not always be safely accommodated within a pediatric institution.
2007) use HHE as dependent variable and find a positive relationship with remittances in Mexico.
We contribute to the literature on HHE and remittances in several ways.
In order to study the target effect of remittances on HHE, we require a model that relates the share of expenditures in health (w) to remittances (rem) and total household's expenditure per capita (x), and that simultaneously controls for access to EM/and for migration (mig).
There were no serious adverse events related to the vaccine and no reports of HHE