Notes from the Field: Thyrotoxicosis After Consumption of Dietary Supplements Purchased Through the Internet--Staten Island, New York, 2015.


On June 18, 2015, a woman aged 30 years was brought to the Staten Island University Hospital Emergency Department (ED) in New York by her mother, who reported that the patient had become acutely confused at home, was repeating herself, and did not recognize her family members. She had a diagnosis of bipolar disorder for which she took lithium, and she had a… (More)
DOI: 10.15585/mmwr.mm6513a4