Graves ophthalmopathy


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Graves oph·thal·mop·a·thy

(grāvz),
exophthalmos caused by increased water content of retroocular orbital tissues; associated with thyroid disease, usually hyperthyroidism.

Graves oph·thal·mop·a·thy

(grāvz ofthăl-mopă-thē)
Exophthalmos caused by increased water content of retroocular orbital tissues; associated with thyroid disease, usually hyperthyroidism.

Graves,

Robert James, Irish physician, 1796-1853.
Graves disease - thyroid dysfunction and all or any of its clinical associations. Synonym(s): Basedow disease; Marsh disease; ophthalmic hyperthyroidism; Parry disease
Graves ophthalmopathy - exophthalmos associated with thyroid disease. Synonym(s): endocrine ophthalmopathy; Graves orbitopathy
Graves orbitopathy - Synonym(s): Graves ophthalmopathy

Graves oph·thal·mop·a·thy

(grāvz ofthăl-mopă-thē)
Exophthalmos caused by increased water content of retroocular orbital tissues; associated with thyroid disease, usually hyperthyroidism.
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The presence of Graves ophthalmopathy was similar between the three groups (p=0.7).
Glowacka et al., "Euthyroid and primarily hypothyroid patients develop milder and significantly more asymmetrical Graves ophthalmopathy," British Journal of Ophthalmology, vol.
Amirzargar, "Graves ophthalmopathy: a review of immunogenetics," Current Genomics, vol.
Bradley et al., "Orbital radiation for graves ophthalmopathy," Ophthalmology, vol.
Graves ophthalmopathy (GO) usually occurs in a close temporal relationship with hyperthyroidism.
In this way, activating antibodies with biased signaling properties might provide molecular mechanisms for unusual presentations of diseases, such as euthyroid Graves ophthalmopathy.
Correction of lower lid retraction using tarSys bioengineered grafts for graves ophthalmopathy. Am J Ophthalmol 2013;156:387-92.e1.
Lee, "Inhibitory effects of [alpha]-lipoic acid on oxidative stress-induced adipogenesis in orbital fibroblasts from patients with graves ophthalmopathy," Medicine, vol.
Goz bulgularinin siddeti ve aktivitesi sirasiyla European Group on Graves Ophthalmopathy (8,9) (EUGOGO) ve Klinik Aktivite Skorlamasi (9) (KAS) kriterlerine gore degerlendirildi.
Pazarli et al., "Immunohistochemical analysis of orbital connective tissue specimens of patients with active Graves ophthalmopathy," Current Eye Research, vol.
Development of a disease specific quality of life questionnaire for patients with Graves Ophthalmopathy: the GO-QOL.
The glucocorticoid receptor gene NR3C1 has been widely studied in other inflammatory and autoimmune diseases, such as cystic fibrosis, asthma, and Graves ophthalmopathy.(21-23)