exophthalmic goiter


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exophthalmic goiter

[¦ek‚säf¦thal·mik ′gȯid·ər]
(medicine)
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Lenhart, "Pathological anatomy of exophthalmic goiter: The anatomical and physiological relations of the thyroid gland to the disease; the treatment," JAMA Internal Medicine, vol.
"Prolonged treatment of exophthalmic goiter by iodine alone." Arch Int Med, 1930; 45:481-502.
"The range of effective iodine dosage in exophthalmic goiter III." Arch Int Med, 1930; 45:430.
"The range of effective iodine dosage in exophthalmic goiter." Arch Int Med, 1930; 45:261-281.
Since Graves' disease represents up to 90% of hyperthyroidism, (52) we will limit our discussion to Graves' disease, called by different names in different publications: exophthalmic goiter or goitre, hyperthyroidism, and toxic goiter.
"Results of administering iodine to patients having exophthalmic goiter." JAMA, 1923;80:1955.