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Can you die from having graves disease or hashimoto disease?

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Dr. Richard Shewbridge
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology

In brief: Only if untreated.

It would be rare to pass away from graves disease or hashimoto disease, as these diseases are easy to diagnose and treat in this era.
Very rarely, if a patient was avoiding medical care, the thyroid condition could, in time, become severe enough to be fatal.

In brief: Only if untreated.

It would be rare to pass away from graves disease or hashimoto disease, as these diseases are easy to diagnose and treat in this era.
Very rarely, if a patient was avoiding medical care, the thyroid condition could, in time, become severe enough to be fatal.
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