thyrotoxicosis


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thy·ro·tox·i·co·sis

 (thī′rō-tŏk′sĭ-kō′sĭs)
n.
A condition resulting from excessive concentrations of thyroid hormones in the body, as in hyperthyroidism.

thyrotoxicosis

(ˌθaɪrəʊˌtɒksɪˈkəʊsɪs)
n
(Pathology) another name for hyperthyroidism

Graves'′ disease`

(greɪvz)
n.
a disease characterized by an enlarged thyroid and increased basal metabolism due to excessive thyroid secretion.
[1865–70; after R. J. Graves (1796–1853), Irish physician]

Thyrotoxicosis

Overactivity of the thyroid gland, often due to an autoimmune disease of the thyroid.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.thyrotoxicosis - an overactive thyroid gland; pathologically excessive production of thyroid hormones or the condition resulting from excessive production of thyroid hormones
adenosis, gland disease, glandular disease, glandular disorder - a disorder of the glands of the body
exophthalmic goiter, Graves' disease - exophthalmos occurring in association with goiter; hyperthyroidism with protrusion of the eyeballs
exophthalmos - protrusion of the eyeball from the socket
Translations
Thyreotoxikose

thy·ro·tox·i·co·sis

n. tirotoxicosis, trastorno causado por hipertiroidismo que se manifiesta con agrandamiento de la tiroides, aumento en el metabolismo, taquicardia, pulso rápido e hipertensión.

thyrotoxicosis

n tirotoxicosis f
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It is ordered primarily to help diagnose a form of hyperthyroidism called T3 thyrotoxicosis, in which only T3 is elevated.
Thyroid storm, also known as a severe state of thyrotoxicosis, is an intense metabolic imbalance that can be fatal without prompt diagnosis and treatment (Czako, 2015; Schraga 2016).
Rapidly progressive fatal bihemispheric infarction secondary to Moyamoya syndrome in association with Graves thyrotoxicosis.
1) Experimental hyperthyroidism induced in the rat also indicated that acute thyrotoxicosis expanded ischemic cerebral infarction areas and aggravated post-stroke injury.
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