• thyroiditis
  • Hashimoto's encephalopathy, also known as steroid responsive encephalopathy associated with autoimmune thyroiditis (SREAT), is a neurological condition characterized by encephalopathy, thyroid autoimmunity, and good clinical response to steroids. (wikipedia.org)
  • TRAb
  • To ensure the diagnosis, TRAb are determined, especially in patients with GO without associated thyroid disease. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Thyrotoxicosis
  • Hypothyroxinaemia, which is common in the preterm infant, and thyrotoxicosis, which is rare, are important neonatal thyroid disorders. (bmj.com)
  • I will review neonatal thyrotoxicosis and, finally, give suggestions for the investigation of babies born to mothers with thyroid disease. (bmj.com)
  • abnormalities
  • From the second trimester, the continued transfer of T4 from mother to fetus remains important for those babies with primary thyroid abnormalities, as despite cord blood levels only reaching about 40% of normal in those with a total inability to synthesise T4, 3 neurological development is near normal if replacement is started promptly. (bmj.com)
  • GRAVES OPHTHALMOPATHY
  • Further signs that may be seen on physical examination are most commonly a diffusely enlarged (usually symmetric), nontender thyroid, lid lag, excessive lacrimation due to Graves' ophthalmopathy, arrhythmias of the heart, such as sinus tachycardia, atrial fibrillation, and premature ventricular contractions, and hypertension. (wikipedia.org)
  • symptoms
  • Describe signs and symptoms of thyroid storm From the Department of Medicine, Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA. (slideshare.net)
  • 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)
  • This situation means that bleeding would occur in the thyroid, which could cause the nodules to break down, reversing the symptoms. (wikipedia.org)
  • tissue
  • GD is characterized thyroid acropachy, i.e., the soft-tissue swelling of the hands and clubbing of the fingers. (labcorp.com)
  • The Fraunhofer Institute for Ceramic Technologies and Systems (IKTS) in Dresden has developed a device that can identify cancerous prostate tissue from a biopsy within one and a half minutes by using laser stimulated fluorescence. (mtbeurope.info)
  • levels
  • This abrupt withdrawal of progesterone in the presence of high prolactin levels stimulates the copious milk production of Secretory Activation. (wikipedia.org)
  • When the breast is stimulated, prolactin levels in the blood rise, peak in about 45 minutes, and return to the pre-breastfeeding state about three hours later. (wikipedia.org)
  • peripheral
  • The bioactivity of thyroid hormone is regulated by enzymic deiodination in peripheral tissues. (bmj.com)
  • In some GD patients, intense reactive T and B lymphocytes infiltrate the thyroid and are not effectively suppressed by peripheral tolerance mechanisms . (plos.org)
  • B lymphocytes comprise around 9% of lymphocytes in the thyroid gland and in the peripheral blood of GD patients. (plos.org)