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Hypothyroidism: Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

by Sharon Bord, MD
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    The lecture Hypothyroidism: Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment by Sharon Bord, MD is from the course Endocrine and Electrolyte Emergencies. It contains the following chapters:

    • Hypothyroidism
    • Sympthoms of Hypothyroidism
    • Hypothyroidism: Diagnosis and Treatment

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    1. Hashimoto's thyroiditis
    2. Pregnancy
    3. Thyroid surgery
    4. Radiation therapy
    5. Pituitary tumor
    1. Myxedema
    2. Chronic fatigue syndrome
    3. Goiter
    4. Infertility
    5. Cognitive decline
    1. Management for hypothyroidism is aggressive fluid replacement to prevent myxedema
    2. Thyroid hormone secretion is based on a negative feedback loop
    3. For rapid replacement of thyroid hormones, IV administration is indicated
    4. Myxedema warrants an ICU admission
    5. The underlying cause for thyroid emergencies must be identified for appropriate management

    Author of lecture Hypothyroidism: Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

     Sharon Bord, MD

    Sharon Bord, MD


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