Uncommon Causes of Hyperthyroidism
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Uncommon causes of hyperthyroidism or too much thyroid hormone in the body include:
The thyroid gland usually returns to normal after treatment. For example, after you quit taking substances that contain large amounts of iodine or after a hormone-producing tumor is removed, the thyroid gland again works normally.
Primary Medical Reviewer E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Specialist Medical Reviewer David C.W. Lau, MD, PhD, FRCPC - Endocrinology
Current as ofMay 3, 2017
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