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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Myxedema

Myxedema or myxoedema is a term used synonymously with severe hypothyroidism. However, the term is also used to describe a dermatological change that ...

emedicine.medscape.com/article/123577-overview

Mar 27, 2017 ... The term myxedema has been applied to several clinical entities and is often used interchangeably with severe hypothyroidism, the common ...

emedicine.medscape.com/article/768053-overview

May 11, 2017 ... The term myxedema refers to the thickened, nonpitting edematous changes to the soft tissues of patients in a markedly hypothyroid state.

www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/myxedema-coma

May 9, 2016 ... If the thyroid gland becomes underactive and produces fewer amounts of its hormones, a person can fall into a Myxedema Coma.

www.medicinenet.com/myxedema_coma/article.htm

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 ...

www.healthgrades.com/conditions/myxedema

Nov 5, 2016 ... Myxedema Information Including Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, Causes, Videos, Forums, and local community support. Find answers to ...

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Aug 23, 2016 ... Myxedema coma is a life-threatening complication of hypothyroidism. Read about the symptoms of myxedema coma, as well as myxedema ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3175396

Sep 15, 2011 ... Myxedema crisis is a severe life threatening form of decompensated hypothyroidism which is associated with a high mortality rate. Infections ...

www.emedicinehealth.com/myxedema_coma/article_em.htm

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 ...