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Skin symptoms can be linked to thyroid disease


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#1 janey

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Posted 14 May 2010 - 03:31 AM

Skin symptoms can be linked to thyroid disease.

Dr. Heymann believes that thyroid function assessment should be considered standard practice in patients with a personal or family history of autoimmune disease, as well as in patients with cutaneous symptoms suggestive of either hyper- or hypothyroid states. Ilya Petrou M.D. Dermatology Times. (ModernMedicine) 05/01/10. (Also see: Thyroid Disease)

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Posted 14 May 2010 - 03:45 AM

Hi Janey,

Very good article, thanks for posting. I learn here more than I do from my doctors. :)
Warm and gentle hugs,

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