ea0022p236 | Clinical case reports and clinical practice | ECE2010
, Saraf Sanjay
, Smith Robert
, Katreddy Mahesh
, Ashawesh Khaled
Introduction: Weight gain following treatment of hyperthyroidism is well recognised. This may lead to compliance problems both in patients with/without eating disorders and subsequent failure of therapy. We describe two cases where this was successfully managed with supervised in-patient therapy.Case 1: A 30-year-old overweight lady was diagnosed with Graves disease following childbirth. Thyroid function test (TFT) at initiation of treatment showed...