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Subacute Thyroiditis

Subacute Thyroiditis: Introduction

Subacute Thyroiditis: A self-limiting, virally induced inflammation of the thyroid characterised by a febrile illness and swelling of the thyroid, with subsequent damage to the thyroid tissue causing leakage of thyroid hormones into the circulation. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Subacute Thyroiditis is available below.

Symptoms of Subacute Thyroiditis

Treatments for Subacute Thyroiditis

  • Aspirin and NSAIDs - e.g. Ibuprofen (Nurofen)
  • Oral glucocorticoids, prednisolone
  • Symptom controlling medications, propanolol for tachycardia
  • more treatments...»

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Subacute Thyroiditis: Deaths

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Subacute Thyroiditis: Complications

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Causes of Subacute Thyroiditis

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Definitions of Subacute Thyroiditis:

Spontaneously remitting inflammatory condition of the thyroid gland characterized by fever, weakness, sore throat, and painful enlargement of the thyroid gland. - (Source - Diseases Database)

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More information about Subacute Thyroiditis

  1. Subacute Thyroiditis: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Deaths
  9. Complications

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