Etiology of Thyrotoxicosis

Etiology of Thyrotoxicosis is a clinical illness caused by an excess of circulating free thyroid hormones thyroxine (3, 5, 3′, 5′-tetrapods-L-thyronine, T4) and/or triiodothyronine (3, 5, 3′-triiodo-L-thyronine, T3). It affects about 1-1.5 percent of the world’s population making it a common occurrence. It affects women 5-10 times more frequently than males. Graves’ disease (GD) is … Read more