Chorea associated with thyrotoxicosis due to toxic multinodular goiter.

Abstract

Thyroid disease is associated with movement disorders. Tremors are relatively common in thyrotoxicosis. However, choreoathetosis is an uncommonly reported manifestation of hyperthyroidism. We describe here a patient with chorea associated with thyrotoxicosis and its response to treatment. A 23-year-old female patient presented with involuntary, writhing… (More)
DOI: 10.1089/thy.2011.0018

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@article{Masannat2011ChoreaAW, title={Chorea associated with thyrotoxicosis due to toxic multinodular goiter.}, author={Yanal Masannat and Rita Gandhy and Omolola B Olajide and Reem Kheetan and Abid Yaqub}, journal={Thyroid : official journal of the American Thyroid Association}, year={2011}, volume={21 11}, pages={1279-80} }