10 doctors weighed in:
Is it rare for a 22 year old with hyperthyroidism to get grave's disease?
10 doctors weighed in

Dr. Melissa Young
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
5 doctors agree
In brief: No
Graves disease is the most common cause of hyperthyroidism.
It is often diagnosed in young adults.

In brief: No
Graves disease is the most common cause of hyperthyroidism.
It is often diagnosed in young adults.
Dr. Melissa Young
Dr. Melissa Young
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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
3 doctors agree
In brief: No
Graves' is very common.
It's the most common cause of hyperthyroidism. It can occur anytime. It can be treated and cure. Please see your doctor to discuss treatment options.

In brief: No
Graves' is very common.
It's the most common cause of hyperthyroidism. It can occur anytime. It can be treated and cure. Please see your doctor to discuss treatment options.
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Dr. Quang Nguyen
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2 doctors agree
In brief: No
The age does not make it rare.

In brief: No
The age does not make it rare.
Dr. Ronald Dreifuss
Dr. Ronald Dreifuss
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