ea0041ep1057 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2016
, Mavromati Maria
, Chanson Philippe
, Salenave Sylvie
The most frequent side effects of antithyroid drugs are skin reactions (6%), gastrointestinal effects (5%) and arthralgia (5%). Other complications such as antithyroid arthritis syndrome (1%), agranulocytosis (0.5%) and hepatitis (0.2%) occur rarely.We describe the case of a 20-year-old woman with Graves disease. Two weeks after the beginning of carbimazole therapy, she developed an urticarial reaction that led to discontinuation of treatment. Neve...