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Thyroid Disease

AUTHOR:
Joseph Mort
LEARNING OBJECTIVES:
  1. Explain the regulation of thyroid hormone secretion.
  2. Recognize the symptoms of hypothyroidism and list possible causes of this disorder.
  3. Know the treatment of hypothyroidism.
  4. Recognize the symptoms of hyperthyroidism and understand what diagnostic tests are used to identify the cause.
  5. Identify the unique presentation Grave’s Disease and its pathologic mechanism.
  6. List the management options for hyperthyroidism and complications of each.
  7. Compare and contrast the various types of thyroiditis.
  8. Understand the affects that hypo- and hyperthyroidism can have on a developing fetus.
  9. List common medications that interfere with normal thyroid function.
  10. Be familiar with the diagnostic workup of a thyroid nodule.
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AccessMedicine > CURRENT Practice Guidelines in Primary Care 2018 > Disease Management > THYROID NODULES
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AccessMedicine > Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment 2019 > Endocrine Disorders > DISEASES OF THE THYROID GLAND
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AccessMedicine > Case Files: Physiology 2e > Case 34 > Thyroid Disease
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AccessMedicine > Case Files: Biochemistry 3e > Case 45 > Hypothyroidism
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AccessMedicine > Pathophysiology of Disease Cases > Case 106 > Hyperthyroidism
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AccessMedicine > Pathophysiology of Disease Cases > Case 107 > Hypothyroidism
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AccessMedicine > Pathophysiology of Disease Cases > Case 111 > Subclinical Hypothyroidism
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AccessMedicine > Pathophysiology of Disease Cases > Case 112 > Subclinical Hyperthyroidism
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AccessMedicine > Vanderbilt Internal Medicine and Pediatric Curriculum > 26 > Hypothyroidism
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AccessMedicine > Vanderbilt Internal Medicine and Pediatric Curriculum > 27 > Hyperthyroidism
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