Hyperthyroidism: What the generalist should know

 

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dc.contributor.author Ross, Ian Louis
dc.contributor.author Levitt, Naomi S
dc.date.accessioned 2017-03-27T08:23:13Z
dc.date.available 2017-03-27T08:23:13Z
dc.date.issued 2003
dc.identifier.citation Ross, I., & Levitt, N. (2008). Hyperthyroidism: What the generalist should know. Continuing Medical Education, 21(11), 680. Retrieved from http://www.cmej.org.za/index.php/cmej/article/view/1369/1094
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/11427/24098
dc.description.abstract Thyrotoxicosis is one of the more common endocrine disorders and most cases result from hyperactivity of the thyroid gland (hyperthyroidism) (Table I). Younger patients with thyrotoxicosis of any cause may present with palpitations, anxiety, easy fatigability, psychomotor activity, diarrhoea, excessive sweating, heat intolerance, preference for cold, amenorrhoea, and marked weight loss without appetite loss.
dc.source South African Journal for Continuing Medical Education
dc.source.uri http://www.cmej.org.za/index.php/cmej
dc.title Hyperthyroidism: What the generalist should know
dc.type Journal Article en_ZA
dc.date.updated 2015-12-24T10:16:26Z
uct.type.publication Research en_ZA
uct.type.resource Article en_ZA
dc.publisher.institution University of Cape Town
dc.publisher.faculty Faculty of Health Sciences en_ZA
dc.publisher.department Division of Endocrinology and Diabetology en_ZA
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