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Pretibial myxoedema - want to know if you can get it from taking Armour Thyroid?

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Dr. Alan Feldman
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology

In brief: No

pretibial myxedema is a skin disorder associated with autoimmune thyroid disease (typically Graves disease).
It occurs unrelated to thyroid hormone levels or medications such as Armour thyroid.

In brief: No

pretibial myxedema is a skin disorder associated with autoimmune thyroid disease (typically Graves disease).
It occurs unrelated to thyroid hormone levels or medications such as Armour thyroid.
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