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Grave's Disease Evaluation
- A rapid pulse
- Neck tenderness:
- Neck swelling:
- Elevated body temperature
- High blood pressure
- Muscles weakness
Testing is required to make the diagnosis of Grave's disease.
Tests that may be used to evaluate Grave's disease may include:
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PubMed Grave's Disease References
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- Holm IA, Manson JE, Michels KB, Alexander EK, Willett WC, Utiger RD. Smoking and other lifestyle factors and the risk of Graves' hyperthyroidism. Arch Intern Med. 2005 Jul 25;165(14):1606-11. 
- McKeown NJ, Tews MC, Gossain VV, Shah SM. Hyperthyroidism. Emerg Med Clin North Am. 2005 Aug;23(3):669-85, viii. 
- Weetman AP. Grave's disease 1835-2002. Horm Res. 2003;59 Suppl 1:114-8.