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What is pretibial edama and what does it mean?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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In brief: ?Hyperthyroid

Pre-tibial edema can be part of general edema due to heart failure, low protein etc.
However, a special case of pre-tibial myxedema is seen in some patients with hyperactivity of thyroid gland.

In brief: ?Hyperthyroid

Pre-tibial edema can be part of general edema due to heart failure, low protein etc.
However, a special case of pre-tibial myxedema is seen in some patients with hyperactivity of thyroid gland.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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