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  • symptoms
  • Symptoms of this thyroid crisis include fever, vomiting, elevated heart rate, confusion and profuse sweating and requires immediate emergency attention. (symptoma.com)
  • The reason I said it could be a giant anxiety attack is because I had those exact symptoms you described, but I already was at the docs office at the time, he checked me out, my thyroid was ok, I was moving air in my lungs alright, had an EKG to check my heart, and every thing was normal. (drugs.com)
  • severe
  • vaso-occlusive crisis a sickle cell crisis in which there is severe pain due to infarctions in the bones, joints, lungs, liver, spleen, kidney, eye, or central nervous system. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Without treatment thyroid hypoplasia results in severe intellectual deficit and short stature.EtiologyFamilial cases of thyroid hypoplasia are caused by mutations in the FOXE1, NKX2-1, NKX2-5 or PAX8 genes (9q22, 14q13, 5q34 and 2q12-q14). (malacards.org)
  • maternal
  • Thyroid hypoplasia and athyreosis (see this term) combined account for one-third of cases of thyroid dysgenesis.Clinical descriptionClinical manifestations of thyroid hypoplasia are often subtle or not present at birth, probably as a result of trans-placental passage of some maternal thyroid hormone or due to the fact that many infants have some thyroid production of their own. (malacards.org)
  • ultrasound
  • He took bloodwork and did an ultrasound of my throat to see if my thyroid glands are ok, he felt them and said they feel a little swollen! (drugs.com)
  • sudden
  • life crisis a period of disorganization that occurs when a person meets an obstacle to an important life goal, such as the sudden death of a family member, a difficult family conflict, an incident of domestic violence (spouse or child abuse), a serious accident, loss of a limb, loss of a job, or rape or attempted rape. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Diagnostic
  • Mutations that result in partial inactivation of the TSHR gene (14q31) can present with thyroid hypoplasia.Diagnostic methodsImaging studies are required to confirm the diagnosis.Genetic counselingThyroid hypoplasia is generally thought to be sporadic. (malacards.org)
  • cancer
  • News that the leak level has reached new heights of urgency dovetails with a new spike in thyroid cancer diagnosis rates among Fukushima youth who were exposed to fallout after the initial catastrophe in March 2011. (bellona.org)
  • Six more young adults who were below the age of 18 when the Fukushima accident occurred were Wednesday diagnosed with the cancer, bringing the total number of confirmed thyroid cases resulting from the disaster to 18, Kyodo New Agency reported. (bellona.org)
  • treatment
  • I feel so much better now but the doctor explained that I have to do this treatment to kill the thyroid then they can replace them. (medicinenet.com)
  • The American Thyroid Association suggests periodic laboratory testing and physical assessment of persons at high risk in order to detect these abnormalities when they are more amenable to treatment. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • drugs
  • These and other thyroid function tests can be distorted by preparations and foods containing iodine, and by oral contraceptives, phenytoin (Dilantin), and several other drugs. (thefreedictionary.com)