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How Does Graves' Disease Affect the Body? Topic Guide

How Does Graves' Disease Affect the Body? How Does Graves' Disease Affect the Body?: Graves' disease is an autoimmune disease that causes symptoms and signs that include bulging eyes, hair loss, weight loss, rapid breathing, and increased sweating. Treatment involves taking oral radioactive iodine, beta-blockers, and antithyroid medications. Thyroid removal may be needed.

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How Does Graves' Disease Affect the Body? Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

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Methimazole prevents the thyroid gland from producing too much thyroid hormone...learn more »