Diseases and disorders of thyroid

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Diseases and disorders of thyroid
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2013-08-18 00:44:55
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  1. Reduced metabolism
    Cold temperature
    Weight gain
    Hoarse voice
    Bowel problems
    Hypothyroidism
  2. Myxedema is Hyper or Hypo?
    Hypothyroidism
  3. High temperature
    SOB
    Weakness
    Weight loss
    Increased HR
    Diarrhea
    Goiter
    Hyperthyroidism
  4. Goiter can result from an _______ deficiency
    Iodine
  5. A common form of hypothyroidism
    autoimmune
    Hashimoto's thyroiditis
  6. Weight loss
    Increased HR
    Fatigue
    Restlessness
    Exopthalamos

    due to hyperthyroidism
    Grave's disease
  7. Goiter present from hyperthyroidism
    Brought on by acute stress
    Extreme SOB
    Bulging pulse
    Cardiomegally
    High fever
    Life threatening
    • Thyroid storm
    • Can lead into CHF or PE
  8. Adrenal insufficiency
    Reduction of Cortisol
  9. Insufficient adrenal hormones
    Low production of Cortisol and androgen

    hypoglycemia
    craving for salt
    hypotension
    Addison's disease
  10. Result of too much Cortisol release
    Secondary disease, which means too much ACTH
    moon face
    buffalo hump
    osteoporosis
    purpura
    overt diabetes
    Cushing's syndrome

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