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Signs of Hyperthyroidism

Symptoms of Hyperthyroidism

The list of medical symptoms mentioned in various sources for Hyperthyroidism may include:

Note that Hyperthyroidism symptoms usually refers to various medical symptoms known to a patient, but the phrase Hyperthyroidism signs may often refer to those signs that are only noticable by a doctor.

Signs or Symptoms of Hyperthyroidism:

Hashimoto's Thyroiditis: NWHIC (Excerpt)

This is a condition that occurs from overproduction of thyroid hormones. These symptoms include insomnia, irritability, weight loss without dieting, heat sensitivity, increased perspiration, thinning of your skin, fine or brittle hair, muscular weakness, eye changes, lighter menstrual flow, rapid heart beat and hand tremors. (Source: excerpt from Hashimoto's Thyroiditis: NWHIC)

Thyroid Disease: NWHIC (Excerpt)

Symptoms may include nervousness, irritability, shaky hands, increased perspiration, warm skin, thinning hair, weight loss, decreased menstruation, eye changes, and weak leg muscles. Grave's disease is the most common form of hyperthyroidism. It is an autoimmune condition in which the body produces antibodies that overstimulate the thyroid gland, so that it produces too much thyroid hormone. (Source: excerpt from Thyroid Disease: NWHIC)

More Symptoms of Hyperthyroidism:

More detailed symptom information may be found on the symptoms of Hyperthyroidism article. In addition to the above medical information, to get a full picture of the possible signs or symptoms of this condition and also possibly the signs and symptoms of its related medical conditions, it may be necessary to examine symptoms that may be caused by:

Medical articles on signs and symptoms:

These general reference articles may be related to medical signs and symptoms of disease in general:

What are the signs of Hyperthyroidism?

The phrase "signs of Hyperthyroidism" should, strictly speaking, refer only to those signs and symptoms of Hyperthyroidism that are not readily apparent to the patient. The word "symptoms of Hyperthyroidism" is the more general meaning; see symptoms of Hyperthyroidism.

The signs and symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of Hyperthyroidism. This medical information about signs and symptoms for Hyperthyroidism has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of Hyperthyroidism signs or Hyperthyroidism symptoms. Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Hyperthyroidism may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they are indeed Hyperthyroidism symptoms.


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