Graves orbitopathy

dysthyroid orbitopathy occurring in Graves disease. Called also Graves ophthalmopathy.

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  • Graves disease — a syndrome of diffuse hyperplasia of the thyroid, with a female predominance; it usually has an autoimmune etiology and has been linked to autoimmune thyroiditis. Characteristics include hyperthyroidism (q.v.), usually with goiter and ophthalmic… …   Medical dictionary

  • Graves dermopathy disease orbitopathy (ophthalmopathy) — (grāvz) [Robert James Graves, Irish physician, 1796–1853] see pretibial myxedema, under myxedema, and see under disease and orbitopathy …   Medical dictionary

  • orbitopathy — Disease of the orbit and its contents. dysthyroid o. inflammation of the orbit in Graves disease. Graves o. SYN: Graves ophthalmopathy. * * * or·bi·top·a·thy (or″bĭ topґə the) [orbit + pathy] disease affecting the orbit and its… …   Medical dictionary

  • Graves — Robert James, Irish physician remembered for his description of exophthalmic goiter in 1835, 1796–1853. See G. disease, G. ophthalmopathy, G. orbitopathy …   Medical dictionary

  • Graves ophthalmopathy — see under orbitopathy …   Medical dictionary

  • orbitopatía de Graves — Eng. Graves orbitopathy Ver bocio exoftálmico …   Diccionario de oftalmología

  • orbitopatía distiroidea de Graves — Eng. Graves dysthyroid orbitopathy Ver bocio exoftálmico …   Diccionario de oftalmología

  • dysthyroid orbitopathy — the ocular changes associated with thyroid dysfunction, most often Graves disease, including endocrine exophthalmos, malignant exophthalmos, and infiltrative ophthalmopathy; called also dysthyroid ophthalmopathy …   Medical dictionary

  • Endokrine Orbitopathie — mit Lidretraktion und Exophthalmus Klassifikation nach ICD 10 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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