Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.


Proptosis 8 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 8 conditions that can cause Proptosis.

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There are 3 somewhat common conditions that can cause Proptosis.
  1. Endemic Goiter
  2. Grave's Disease
  3. Hyperthyroidism
There are 5 rare conditions that can cause Proptosis.
  1. De Quervain's Thyroiditis
  2. Horner's Syndrome
  3. Hyperpituitarism
  4. Lymphocytic Thyroiditis
  5. Periorbital Cellulitis

Last Updated: Aug 18, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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