dysthyroid

dysthyroid

 [dis-thi´roid]
denoting defective functioning or development of the thyroid gland.

dysthyroid

(dĭs′thī-rŏyd)
A state of abnormal thyroid functioning.
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Flash and pattern visual evoked potentials in the diagnosis and monitoring of dysthyroid optic neuropathy.
The most acute sight-threatening condition is dysthyroid optic neuropathy (DON), when the pressure at the orbital apex increases causing compression of the optic nerve; this results in reduced visual acuity, impaired colour vision and restriction of visual fields.
Six percent of patients with TAO develop dysthyroid optic neuropathy (DON); compression of the optic nerve by enlarged orbital tissues in the orbital apex likely accounts for the majority of these cases (3).
Monteiro, "Imaging studies for diagnosing Graves' orbitopathy and dysthyroid optic neuropathy," Clinics, vol.
The classification is comprised based on the severity of orbital changes ranging from mild GO, moderate-to-severe GO, to sight-threatening GO, which includes dysthyroid optic neuropathy (DON) [3].
Sight threatening TED are those patients who have dysthyroid optic neuropathy or corneal breakdown.
Virk, "Proptosis reduction by clinical vs radiological modalities and medial vs inferomedial approaches comparison following endoscopic transnasal orbital decompression in patients with dysthyroid orbitopathy," JAMA Otolaryngology.
De Marco, "Visual evoked potentials in patients with Graves' ophthalmopathy complicated by ocular hypertension and suspect glaucoma or dysthyroid optic neuropathy," Documenta Ophthalmologica, vol.
(4) Advanced age, systemic vascular disease, hyperviscosity, diabetes mellitus, dysthyroid ophthalmopathy, and 360[degrees] scleral buckling surgery due to retinal detachment are among the risk factors associated with this complication.
Unilateral eyelid retraction secondary to contralateral ptosis in dysthyroid ophthalmopathy.
Included in the differential diagnoses are dysthyroid eye disease, retrobulbar orbital tumor, inflammatory pseudo tumor, sinus tumor, metastatic lesion and mucoceles of paranasal sinuses.
Two of the six patients had dysthyroid optic neuropathy; one proved refractory to intravenous methylprednisolone and the other worsened despite orbital decompression surgery.