by Cathy Parkes February 24, 2020 Updated: February 09, 2021
Propylthiouracil (PTU) is used for Grave's disease (and in preparation for a thyroidectomy).
HINT: PTU will Prevent Thyroid from being Up too high.
For more information on propylthiouracil (PTU), please check out our video series on the endocrine system.
Incidence vs. Prevalence:
Incidence is the number of NEW cases of disease/injury in a population during a period of time.
Prevalence is the number of ALL cases (new and pre-existing) of disease/injury in a population during a period of time