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What happens to someone with graves disease who has a heart attack? Worse prognosis?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Eric Toloza
Surgery - Thoracic
2 doctors agree

In brief: Increased heart rate

Graves can cause increased heart rate, which can make the heart attack worse .
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In brief: Increased heart rate

Graves can cause increased heart rate, which can make the heart attack worse .
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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

If the graves' is treated and the thyroid level is normal, there is no increased risk.

In brief: No

If the graves' is treated and the thyroid level is normal, there is no increased risk.
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