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    Thalassaemia Professional

    Endocrine dysfunction secondary to iron overload is common in multiply transfused patients, manifesting as hypogonadotrophic hypogonadism, short stature, acquired hypothyroidism, hypoparathyr...

    Opioid Analgesics Professional

    Hypotension. Hypothyroidism. Impaired respiratory function. Inflammatory or obstructive bowel disorders.

    Delirium Professional

    Endocrinopathies : Hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism. Hypopituitarism. Hypoparathyroidism or hyperparathyroidism.

    Stable Angina Professional

    Check TFTs: thyrotoxicosis will increase the work of the heart whilst hypothyroidism is associated with raised cholesterol. Troponins or cardiac enzymes will be needed if there is a sugges...

    Malnutrition Professional

    Goitre Hypothyroidism Growth restriction Iodine supplementation Fortified salt Seafood Vitamin A Eyes Immune system Diets poor...

    Bipolar Disorder Professional

    Differential diagnosis [ 4 ] Hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism . Anorexia nervosa . Cerebrovascular event . Dementia . Other psychiatric disorders - eg, schizophreni...

    Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia Professional

    Growth delay [ 23 ] . Hypothyroidism . Infertility. Secondary malignancies [ 24 , 25 ] . Psychosocial effects, impacts on education and occupation [ 26 , 27 ] .

    Pharyngeal Cancer Professional

    There is a high incidence of hypothyroidism in patients who have received external beam radiation therapy to the entire thyroid gland or to the pituitary gland. [ 4 ] Prognosis Fi...

    Chronic Pain Professional

    Hyperthyroidism . Hypothyroidism . Multiple sclerosis . Investigations Although it is essential to make an accurate diagnosis regarding any underlying aetiology for the pain,...

    Problems in the Mouth Professional

    Factors predisposing to oral candidiasis : Diabetes ; other endocrine disorders - eg, hypothyroidism , Addison's disease. Severe anaemia, malnutrition , deficiency of iron...

    Obesity in Children Professional

    Physical conditions such as endocrine causes (rare): Hypothyroidism . Cushing's syndrome - look for truncal obesity, hypertension, hirsutism. Growth hormone deficiency - the...

    Thyroid Cancer Professional

    Thyroid lymphoma arises in a pre-existing chronic thyroiditis with subclinical or overt hypothyroidism in 70-80%. The prognosis depends on the stage of the disease at diagnosis. The fiv...

    General Learning Disability Professional

    Metabolic, endocrine: hypoglycaemia, hypernatraemia, hypothyroidism. Poisoning: lead, carbon monoxide. Malnutrition. Presentation [ 2 ] This will depend on the cause.

    Systemic Sclerosis (Scleroderma) Professional

    Osteoporosis - due to reduced blood flow. Hypothyroidism may be associated. Pregnancy [ 22 , 23 ] Successful pregnancy is possible.

    Vitamin D Deficiency including Osteomalacia and Rickets Professional

    Other possibilities to exclude are rheumatoid arthritis , dermatomyositis and polymyositis , muscular dystrophy , malignant disease, polymyalgia rheumatica , hypothyroidism , hyperthyro...

    Conditions Affecting the External Eye Professional

    Endocrine disorders: hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, hypopituitarism and hypoparathyroidism. Postmenopausal frontal fibrosing alopecia is a type of lichen planopilaris, a distinct form of sc...

    Female Sexual Dysfunction Professional

    Endocrine conditions [ 13 , 14 , 15 ] Endocrine conditions which may affect sexual function include: Thyroid disease (both hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism). Type 1 diabetes ...

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