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==Background==
 
==Background==
Spectrum of Disease
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*Spectrum of Disease
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**Myxedema coma << hypothyroid < euthyroid > hyperthyroid >> thyroid storm
  
Hypo <--> Hyper
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==Other==
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#Cretinism - no congenital t3/t4
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#Parafollicular C cells make calcitonin to keep the bone in
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#Endemic goiter- if pt from area c low iodine I intake
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#Free t3 & t4 determines thyroid state - not total plasma conc
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#T4-> T3 active & rt3 inactive
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#TRH -> TSH -> T4 -> T3
  
myxedema coma << hypothyroid < euthyroid < hyperthyroid << thyroid storm
 
 
===Other===
 
#cretinism- no congenital t3/t4
 
#parafollicular C cells make calcitonin to keep the bone in
 
#endemic goiter- if pt from area c low iodine I intake
 
#free t3 & t4 determines thyroid state- not total plasma conc
 
#t4-> t3 active & rt3 inactive
 
#trh -> tsh -> t4 ->t3. t3 I's pittry
 
#hthal pitutry gland
 
#thyroid state changes dtr relax and contract speed and bmr O2 use.
 
  
 
==See Also==
 
==See Also==
[[Thyroid Storm]]
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*[[Thyroid Storm]]
 
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*[[Hyperthyroidism]]
[[Hyperthyroidism]]
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*[[Myxedema Coma]]
 
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*[[Hypothyroidism]]
[[Myxedema Coma]]
 
 
 
[[Hypothyroidism]]
 
  
 
[[Category:Endo]]
 
[[Category:Endo]]

Revision as of 00:23, 28 September 2011

Background

  • Spectrum of Disease
    • Myxedema coma << hypothyroid < euthyroid > hyperthyroid >> thyroid storm

Other

  1. Cretinism - no congenital t3/t4
  2. Parafollicular C cells make calcitonin to keep the bone in
  3. Endemic goiter- if pt from area c low iodine I intake
  4. Free t3 & t4 determines thyroid state - not total plasma conc
  5. T4-> T3 active & rt3 inactive
  6. TRH -> TSH -> T4 -> T3


See Also