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is hyperthyroidism dangerous

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Dr. Hector Chapa
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not if treated: Untreated hyperthyroidism, if severe, has been linked to gestational diabetes, hypertension, possible fetal growth restriction, and preterm labor. Wor ... Read More

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Thyroid Storm: Thyroid Storm It is rare condition which can occur with infection or trauma.Also sometimes in pregnancy with poor control or undiagnosed Hyperthyroidi ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Kern
42 years experience Endocrinology
Stimulation: Clenbuterol is an adrenaline-like drug used to treat asthma. Hyperthyroidism stimulates your body, and especially your heart, just like adrenaline. ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
49 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
MDMA is dangerous,: period. It is cut with goodness-knows what other street drugs. Advise your friend not to take it if he values his brain & his life.
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Dr. Alan Feldman
40 years experience Endocrinology
Risk of surgery: Hyperthyroidism is typically treated with either anti-thyroid drugs, radioactive iodine, or surgery. Most people in the us receive radioactive iodine ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Olson
33 years experience Family Medicine
Dx during pregnancy: Hyperthyroidism and hypertension during pregnancy can be dangerous . However, it can be managed during pregnancy. See your OB doctor as soon as possib ... Read More
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A 66-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Too much: This condition is characterized by excess production of thyroid hormone, due to an acute inflammatory process triggered by your immune system.
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Hyperthyroidism: Overactive thyroid gland secreting too much thyroid hormone.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Schwartz
51 years experience Endocrinology
No benefit: Must find a treat primary cause of overactive thyroid.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Graves' disease: Autoimmune thyroid disease- graves' disease is the most common cause of hyperthyroidism. Other causes include inflammation of the thyroid, drug induc ... Read More

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