A 43-year-old member asked:
Is there a difference between thyroid storm and thyrotoxicosis?
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Endocrinology 10 years experience
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A Verified Doctoranswered
29 years experience
Yes: Thyroid storm is really an extreme of thyrotoxicosis. It is life-threatening and can cause high fever in addition to the other symptoms seen in thyrotoxicosis.
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Last updated Apr 11, 2014
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