Postpartum proptosis with ophthalmopathy.

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BACKGROUND Postpartum thyroid disease presents in two forms: postpartum thyroiditis (PPT) and postpartum Graves' disease (PPGD). CASE REPORT A case of postpartum thyroid dysfunction with ophthalmopathy is presented. DISCUSSION In women diagnosed with Graves' disease during the ages of 20 to 35 years, 66% have a postpartum onset; women with a previous… (More)

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