Generalised pruritus as a presentation of Grave’s disease

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Tan CE; Loh KY;
  • Publisher: Academy of Family Physician of Malaysia
  • Journal: Malaysian Family Physician (issn: 1985-207X, eissn: 1985-2274)
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  • Subject: pruritus | R | Graves’ disease | primary care | Case Report | Medicine
    mesheuropmc: endocrine system | endocrine system diseases

Pruritus is a lesser known symptom of hyperthyroidism, particularly in autoimmune thyroid disorders. This is a case report of a 27-year-old woman who presented with generalised pruritus at a primary care clinic. Incidental findings of tachycardia and a goiter led to the... View more
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