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International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
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A Case of Transient Neonatalthyrotoxicosis - Case Report

Dr Mohammed Imran, Dr Venugopalan Lakshmi, Dr Hemchand Prasad

Abstract: 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



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