CLINICAL CASE OF RECURRENCE OF GRAVES’ DISEASE AND AUTOIMMUNE OPHTHALMOPATHY

Authors

  • Zemlyanitsyna O. V. SI «V. Danilevsky Institute of Endocrine Pathology Problems of NAMS of Ukraine», Kharkiv, Ukraine

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.21856/j-PEP.2015.4.15

Keywords:

Graves’ disease, an autoimmune ophthalmopathy

Abstract

This article describes a clinical case of a relapse of Graves’ disease and autoimmune eye disease in men born in 1979, who was operated 2.5 years ago because of Graves’ disease. The differential diagnosis with autoimmune thyroiditis, showing the positive diagnostic value of antibodies to thyrotropin receptors was conducted. The dynamics of the patient’s condition on the background of the therapy was evaluated.

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Dedov II, Mel’nichenko GA, Fadeev VV. Jendokrinologija, Moskva, 2007: 432 p.

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Published

2015-12-03

How to Cite

Zemlyanitsyna, O. V. (2015). CLINICAL CASE OF RECURRENCE OF GRAVES’ DISEASE AND AUTOIMMUNE OPHTHALMOPATHY. Problems of Endocrine Pathology, 54(4), 126-130. https://doi.org/10.21856/j-PEP.2015.4.15

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TO PRACTICING ENDOCRINOLOGISTS