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What is exophthalmos gravidarum?

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Dr. John Downing
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In brief: Bulging eyes

Exophthalmos means the eyes are bulging forward, giving you a "popeye" look.
It is commonly associated with thyroid dysfunction. I can't find any association with "gravidarum." gravid means pregnancy, but I have never seen an association between bulging eyes and pregnancy.

In brief: Bulging eyes

Exophthalmos means the eyes are bulging forward, giving you a "popeye" look.
It is commonly associated with thyroid dysfunction. I can't find any association with "gravidarum." gravid means pregnancy, but I have never seen an association between bulging eyes and pregnancy.
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