GRAVES' DISEASE

disorder featuring the over activity and enlargement of the thyroid gland. Features are goitre, red nodules on legs, weakness in muscles and symptoms of thyrotoxicosis. Emotional distress is associated.

GRAVES' DISEASE: "Grave's disease is the disorder featuring the over activity and enlargement of the thyroid gland."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GRAVES' DISEASE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/graves-disease/ (accessed October 26, 2020).
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