thyrotoxic myopathy(redirected from dysthyroid myopathy)
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extreme muscular weakness in severe thyrotoxicosis affecting muscles of limbs and trunk as well as those used in speech and swallowing.
Synonym(s): dysthyroid myopathy
a condition in thyrotoxicosis consisting of severe weakness in the limb and trunk muscles, including those used in speech and swallowing.
A progressive muscular weakness and atrophy as a result of hyperthyroidism.
See also: myopathy