a condition commonly associated with thyrotoxicosis. In contrast to other hyper-thyroid conditions, this condition is usually characterized by lethargy or in the worst case, unexplained congestive heart failure.
What is APATHETIC HYPERTHYROIDISM?
Written by Pam MS, NCSP | Fact checked by Psychology Dictionary staff
APATHETIC HYPERTHYROIDISM: "A person with apathetic hyperthyroidism is likely to feel lethargic most of the time. "
About the Psychology Dictionary
Psychology Dictionary is the most comprehensive source of psychology definitions online with over 20K definitions written by our global team of psychiatrist & psychology professionals. ...more