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Introduction & Graves' Disease – Hyperthyroidism (Thyrotoxicosis)

by Carlo Raj, MD
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    The lecture Introduction & Graves' Disease – Hyperthyroidism (Thyrotoxicosis) by Carlo Raj, MD is from the course Thyroid Gland Disorders.


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    1. Radiation
    2. Grave's disease
    3. Choriocarcinoma
    4. Struma ovarii
    5. Iodine induced
    1. TSI acting on the TSH receptor
    2. Overproduction of TSH
    3. Overproduction of TRH
    4. Up-regulation of TSH receptor
    5. Increased deiodinase activity
    1. Suppress TSH
    2. Suppress TSI
    3. Increase TRH
    4. Increase TSH
    5. Increase TSI
    1. Exopthalmos
    2. Heat intolerance
    3. Pretibial myxedema
    4. Weight loss
    5. Tachycardia
    1. Iodine-dependent goiter
    2. More frequent in women
    3. Associated with HLA-DR3
    4. Diffuse toxic goiter due to autoimmune production of TSI
    5. Exopthalmos due to autoimmune function not related to hyper-functioning thyroid

    Author of lecture Introduction & Graves' Disease – Hyperthyroidism (Thyrotoxicosis)

     Carlo Raj, MD

    Carlo Raj, MD


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