Hyperthyroid heart | definition of hyperthyroid heart by Medical dictionary
response of the heart to hyperthyroidism, essentially the result of sympathetic stimulation producing rapid heart rates and ultimately cardiac failure and atrial fibrillation if untreated.
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2006) Hyperthyroid hearts
display a phenotype of cardioprotection against ischemic stress: a possible involvement of heat shock protein 70.