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Subclinical hyperthyroidism

Subclinical hyperthyroidism: Introduction

Subclinical hyperthyroidism: Subclinical hyperthyroidism is characterized by a low or undetectable concentration of serum thyrotropin (TSH) with free triiodothyronine (FT3) and free thyroxine (FT4) levels within laboratory reference ranges. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Subclinical hyperthyroidism is available below.

Symptoms of Subclinical hyperthyroidism

Treatments for Subclinical hyperthyroidism

  • Antithyroid medication - methimazole
  • Radiotherapy
  • Surgery
  • There are no clear guidelines as to the management of subclinical hyperthyroidism, but the syndrome may be associated with increased risk of AF in older people and an increased risk of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. Treatment options include:
    • Observation with regular monitoring of thyroid function
  • more treatments...»

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Subclinical hyperthyroidism: Complications

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Causes of Subclinical hyperthyroidism

  • TSH-suppressive therapy with L-thyroxine (L-T4) for a single thyroid nodule
  • Multinodular goiter
  • Differentiated thyroid carcinoma
  • Autonomously functioning thyroid adenoma
  • more causes...»

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Subclinical hyperthyroidism: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Subclinical hyperthyroidism: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Subclinical hyperthyroidism

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Prognosis for Subclinical hyperthyroidism

Prognosis for Subclinical hyperthyroidism: Most patients respond well to treatment and return to euthyroid state.

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More information about Subclinical hyperthyroidism

  1. Subclinical hyperthyroidism: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
  9. Prognosis
 

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