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Disease Thyrotoxicosis

Name Thyrotoxicosis
Synonym Thyrotoxicoses
Definition A hypermetabolic syndrome caused by excess THYROID HORMONES which may come from endogenous or exogenous sources. The endogenous source of hormone may be thyroid HYPERPLASIA; THYROID NEOPLASMS; or hormone-producing extrathyroidal tissue. Thyrotoxicosis is characterized by NERVOUSNESS; TACHYCARDIA; FATIGUE; WEIGHT LOSS; heat intolerance; and excessive SWEATING.
Categories Endocrine system disease
MeSH® ID D013971
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DiseasesEndocrine System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Thyroid Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hyperthyroidism Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Thyrotoxicosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Thyrotoxicosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Thyroid Adenoma, Hyperfunctioning
  Thyroid Crisis