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Hyperthyroidism as a Result of Other Medical Treatments
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Hyperthyroidism is typically treatable and rarely fatal. However, complications can arise with untreated hyperthyroidism. Untreated hyperthyroidism may have the following complications:
Complications may also arise from side effects of therapies, including radioactive iodine, surgery, and thyroid hormone replacement therapy.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 11/10/2014
Stephanie L Lee, MD, PhD, FACE
Sonia Ananthakrishnan, MD
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