Long-term follow-up of ophthalmic Graves' disease.


Sixteen patients with ophthalmic Graves' disease (clinically euthyroid with ophthalmopathy or exophthalmos) were followed up for 4.3 to 14.3 (mean 9.1) years to determine whether thyroid dysfunction developed and whether their ophthalmopathy progressed, regressed or remained stable. Five patients (31%) manifested hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism, all… (More)


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@article{Agapitos1987LongtermFO, title={Long-term follow-up of ophthalmic Graves' disease.}, author={Peter J Agapitos and I. R. Hart}, journal={CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne}, year={1987}, volume={136 4}, pages={369-72} }