Thyroid Storm risks
Thyroid Storm

  • The thyroid gland produces a hormone that controls how your cells use energy (metabolize). Hyperthyroidism occurs when the body produces excessive amounts, causing rapid heart rates, weight loss, and heat intolerance.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Graves disease is an autoimmune disorder that leads to hyperthyroidism and causes thyroid swelling.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Preeclampsia is a condition in which a pregnant women has high blood pressure and protein in her urine after the 20th week of pregnancy. Abnormal swelling of the face and hands can be a sign of preeclampsia.
    Source:HLCMS
  • The thyroid is a small gland located in the lower front part of the neck below the voice box. It produces hormones that are carried in the blood to every tissue in the body and helps regulate metabolism. It also plays a role in keeping the organs ...
    Source:HLCMS
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