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myxoedema coma

Elizabeth Martin

in Concise Medical Dictionary

Ninth edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199687817
Published online September 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191767302
myxoedema coma

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a life-threatening condition due to severe *hypothyroidism, which is often precipitated by an acute event, such as surgery,

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Subjects: Medicine and Health

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