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Prognosis of Myxedema coma

Prognosis of Myxedema coma: Once the disease has progressed to myxedema coma, the mortality rate may exceed 20% in the treated population. ...see also Overview of Myxedema coma

Onset of Myxedema coma: Myxedema coma/crisis occurs most commonly in older women with long-standing, undiagnosed or under treated hypothyroidism who experience an additionalsignificant stress,such asinfection,a systemic disease, certain medications, and exposure to a cold environment.


Complications of Myxedema coma may include:

See also complications of Myxedema coma.

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About prognosis:

The 'prognosis' of Myxedema coma usually refers to the likely outcome of Myxedema coma. The prognosis of Myxedema coma may include the duration of Myxedema coma, chances of complications of Myxedema coma, probable outcomes, prospects for recovery, recovery period for Myxedema coma, survival rates, death rates, and other outcome possibilities in the overall prognosis of Myxedema coma. Naturally, such forecast issues are by their nature unpredictable.


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