Clinical hyperthyroidism due to non-neoplastic inappropriate thyrotrophin secretion.

Abstract

We report a case of hyperthyroidism due to inappropriate thyrotrophin (TSH) secretion in a patient with selective pituitary resistance to thyroid hormone action. Symptoms of hyperthyroidism in patients with this disorder are usually mild, implying some peripheral tissue resistance to the metabolic effects of thyroid hormone. Our patient had unusually severe… (More)

Topics

3 Figures and Tables

Slides referencing similar topics