Myxedema or myxoedema is a term used synonymously with severe hypothyroidism. However, the term is also used to describe a dermatological change that ...
Mar 27, 2017 ... The term myxedema has been applied to several clinical entities and is often used interchangeably with severe hypothyroidism, the common ...
May 11, 2017 ... The term myxedema refers to the thickened, nonpitting edematous changes to the soft tissues of patients in a markedly hypothyroid state.
Myxedema coma is a loss of brain function as a result of severe, longstanding low level of thyroid hormone in the blood (hypothyroidism). Myxedema coma is ...
Jul 6, 2017 ... Myxedema is a result of undiagnosed, or untreated hypothyroidism or when someone stops taking their thyroid supplements.
May 9, 2016 ... If the thyroid gland becomes underactive and produces fewer amounts of its hormones, a person can fall into a Myxedema Coma.
Aug 23, 2016 ... Myxedema coma is a loss of brain function as a result of severe, longstanding low level of thyroid hormone in the blood (hypothyroidism).
Apr 22, 2016 ... In a rare but potentially fatal condition, the thyroid gland can be underactive and cause myxedema coma. Learn about the symptoms and ...
Dec 1, 2000 ... Myxedema coma, the extreme manifestation of hypothyroidism, is an uncommon but potentially lethal condition. Patients with hypothyroidism ...