primary hyperthyroidism

pri·mar·y hy·per·thy·roid·ism

hyperthyroidism due to a disorder originating within the thyroid gland, in contrast to one of pituitary origin; may be due to generalized overactivity of the gland, to a localized hyperactive nodule, or to circulating antibody, which stimulates the gland (long-acting thyroid stimulator).
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sup][13] TSHoma and primary hyperthyroidism share some symptoms of thyrotoxicosis and diffuse enlargement of the thyroid gland.
Approximately, 30% of the patients with TSHoma are misdiagnosed with primary hyperthyroidism and might undergo such thyroid ablative treatment as antithyroid medication, thyroidectomy, or radioactive iodine thyroid ablation before their pituitary lesion is found.
Therefore, for the first time, we evaluated hand grip strength, dexterity, and function in patients with primary hyperthyroidism in this study.
Fifty-one patients newly diagnosed with primary hyperthyroidism and 44 healthy controls participated in this cross-sectional study.
Incidence, clinical characteristics and outcome of congestive heart failure as the initial presentation in patients with primary hyperthyroidism.
Specific causes of primary hyperthyroidism are Graves' disease, toxic multinodular goiter, solid hypersecreting nodules, and cancer.
For solving of given task, the results of analysis in 52 children suffering from kidney form (KF) of primary hyperthyroidism (PHPT)--29 sick children--and mixed (damage of kidneys and bones) form (MF)--23 sick children--were analyzed.
Other circumstances that permit Medicare-funded BMD tests in men or women include primary hyperthyroidism, use of glucocorticoids, long-term use of other osteoporosis-associated drugs, and monitoring of therapy or progression of disease.
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