Results 1 - 7 of 7 for "myxedema," pretibial OR Grave disease
  1. Genetics Home Reference: Graves disease (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... system abnormalities also underlie Graves ophthalmopathy and pretibial myxedema. People with Graves disease have an increased risk of developing other autoimmune ...
  2. How Do You Treat Myxedema? (InteliHealth) (Harvard Medical School)  
    ... is another rare form of myxedema called "pretibial myxedema." This can occur in people with Graves' disease. This is an autoimmune disease that causes the ...
  3. Graves' Disease (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)  
    ... shins. This usually painless problem is called pretibial myxedema or Graves’ dermopathy. In addition, the eyes of people with Gravesdisease may appear enlarged because their eyelids are retracted— ...
  4. Hashimoto's Disease (Department of Health and Human Services, Office on Women's Health)  
    ... information Autoimmune diseases fact sheet Diabetes fact sheet Graves' disease fact sheet Illnesses and disabilities Lupus fact sheet ... an underactive thyroid. It is closely related to Gravesdisease, another autoimmune disease affecting the thyroid. Return to ...
  5. Hypothyroidism (American Thyroid Association)  
    ... Some people with thyroid nodules, thyroid cancer, or Gravesdisease need to have part or all of their ... blood levels normal. Radiation treatment. Some people with Gravesdisease, nodular goiter, or thyroid cancer are treated with ...
  6. Hypothyroidism (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)  
    ... Version (305 KB) Additional Links Hashimoto's Disease Hyperthyroidism Graves' Disease Pregnancy & Thyroid Disease Thyroid Tests Find a Specialist ... to the point that it becomes life threatening. Myxedema requires immediate medical ... develop hypothyroidism. The disease is also more common among people older than ...
  7. Free T4 (Thyroxine) Test (American Association for Clinical Chemistry)  
    ... of thyroid dysfunction are related to autoimmune disorders . Graves disease causes hyperthyroidism and Hashimoto thyroiditis causes hypothyroidism. Both ...
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