Thyroid Research and Practice

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2012  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 99--101

Icterus in Graves«SQ»: Grave implications of disease and therapy


Jyothi Idiculla1, Harshad Devarbhavi2, Seena Sankar1, Vageesh Ayyar3 
1 Department of Internal Medicine, St John's Medical College Hospital, Sarjapur Road, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
2 Department of Gastroenterology, St John's Medical College Hospital, Sarjapur Road, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
3 Department of Endocrinology, St John's Medical College Hospital, Sarjapur Road, Bangalore, Karnataka, India

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Jyothi Idiculla
Department of Internal Medicine, St John«SQ»s Medical College Hospital, Sarjapur Road, Bangalore 560 034, Karnataka
India

Jaundice in Graves«SQ» disease maybe multifactorial in etiology. Two such cases are discussed in this paper. The patient presented with icterus on commencement of neomercazole and improved on stoppage of the drug. The second patient went into hepatic encephalopathy following radio-iodine therapy. She was managed intensively with anti-encephalopathic and anti-thyroid measures.


How to cite this article:
Idiculla J, Devarbhavi H, Sankar S, Ayyar V. Icterus in Graves': Grave implications of disease and therapy.Thyroid Res Pract 2012;9:99-101


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Idiculla J, Devarbhavi H, Sankar S, Ayyar V. Icterus in Graves': Grave implications of disease and therapy. Thyroid Res Pract [serial online] 2012 [cited 2020 May 29 ];9:99-101
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