Lupus-like syndrome--a rare complication in thionamide treatment for Graves' disease.


A patient with Graves' disease who experienced various allergic reactions to both PTU and MMI is reported. She developed fever, skin rash, lymphadenopathy, liver damage and moderate leukopenia during PTU administration. Furthermore, she developed an MMI-induced lupus-like syndrome characterized by generalized lymphadenopathy, migrating, polyarthritis and… (More)


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