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Case Studies | Pediatric Specialty | India | Volume 8 Issue 8, August 2019

A Case of Transient Neonatalthyrotoxicosis - Case Report

Dr Mohammed Imran, Dr Venugopalan Lakshmi, Dr Hemchand Prasad

Neonatal immune hyperthyroidism is a rare but potentially fatal condition. It occurs in 15 % of infants born to women with Graves disease.We present a case of neonatal thyrotoxicosis born to a mother with Graves disease (elevated thyroid stimulating immunoglobulins) which was detected early owing to high index of suspicion and resolved without any impairment.

Keywords: Transient neonatal thyrotoxicosis, Maternal Graves disease, Thyroid stimulating antibodies, TRAB Thyroid receptor antibodies

Edition: Volume 8 Issue 8, August 2019

Pages: 255 - 257


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Dr Mohammed Imran, Dr Venugopalan Lakshmi, Dr Hemchand Prasad, "A Case of Transient Neonatalthyrotoxicosis - Case Report", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/search_index_results_paperid.php?id=ART202073, Volume 8 Issue 8, August 2019, 255 - 257

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