Results 1 - 3 of 3 for "myxedema," pretibial
  1. How Do You Treat Myxedema? (Harvard Medical School) (InteliHealth)  
    ... normal range. There is another rare form of myxedema called "pretibial myxedema." This can occur in people with Graves' disease. ... the thyroid gland to be overactive (hyperthyroidism). In pretibial myxedema, there are patches of thick, waxy skin in ...
  2. Genetics Home Reference: Graves disease (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... with Graves disease develop a skin abnormality called pretibial myxedema or Graves dermopathy. This abnormality causes the skin ... immune system abnormalities also underlie Graves ophthalmopathy and pretibial myxedema. People with Graves disease have an increased risk ...
  3. Graves' Disease (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)  
    ... their shins. This usually painless problem is called pretibial myxedema or Graves’ dermopathy. In addition, the eyes of ...
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