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What other illnesses can be mistaken for hyperthyroidism?
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
In brief: Multiple
Anxiety state, tumor of adrenal - pheochromocytoma, inflammation of the thyroid, intake of thyroid tissue, heart disease, lesions behind the eyes.
However, commonly available laboratory tests can usually distinguish among these causes.

In brief: Multiple
Anxiety state, tumor of adrenal - pheochromocytoma, inflammation of the thyroid, intake of thyroid tissue, heart disease, lesions behind the eyes.
However, commonly available laboratory tests can usually distinguish among these causes.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
In brief: A few
There are a few disorders that can have similar symptoms as hyperthyroidism: anxiety, panic attacks, mood disorders, hyperparathyroidism, cocaine/amphetemine abuse, caffeine overdose (chronic), drug overdose or drug withdrawal, myasthenia gravis, cancer.
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In brief: A few
There are a few disorders that can have similar symptoms as hyperthyroidism: anxiety, panic attacks, mood disorders, hyperparathyroidism, cocaine/amphetemine abuse, caffeine overdose (chronic), drug overdose or drug withdrawal, myasthenia gravis, cancer.
..
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Dr. Quang Nguyen
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