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Endocrinology

Thyroid Diseases in brief…. part 2.

#Hypothyroidism #myxoedema Hi friends,  I have acknowledge you all about Hyperthyroidism in my last post… Now in this I am going to share about Hypothyroidism. Hypothyroidism is a clinical condition results from reduced production of thyroid hormone. When Hypothyroidism is of severe stage & long standing,  it is seen as myxoedema which is characterised by […]

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Endocrinology

Thyroid Diseases in brief…. part 1. 

#Hyperthyroidism #Grave’sdisease  Thyroid Diseases mainly consist : 1. Hyperthyroidism 2. Hypothyroidism 3. Thyroiditis Hyperthyroidism Hyperthyroidism is the syndrome resulting from excess of thyroid hormones. The term Hyperthyroidism indicates thyroid gland overactivity resulting in thyrotoxicosis, but thyrotoxicosis can occur without hyperthyroidism when stored hormone is released from a damaged thyroid or when excess thyroid hormone is […]