ⓘ Pretibial myxedema

                                     

ⓘ Pretibial myxedema

Pretibial myxedema, also known as Graves dermopathy, thyroid dermopathy, Jadassohn-Dosseker disease or Myxoedema tuberosum) is an infiltrative dermopathy, resulting as a rare complication of Graves disease, with an incidence rate of about 1-5%.

                                     
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  • University and Johns Hopkins University. Osler s sign pseudohypertension Pretibial myxedema seen in Graves disease is also known as Osler s sign. The term Osler s
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  • hyperthyroidism, with exceptions being Graves ophthalmopathy, goitre and pretibial myxedema which are caused by the autoimmune processes of Graves disease
  • symptoms may include thickening of the skin on the shins, known as pretibial myxedema and eye bulging, a condition caused by Graves ophthalmopathy. About
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