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ea0013p294 | Thyroid | SFEBES2007

Thyroid storm precipitated by trauma: a rare presentation with right heart failure and liver dysfunction

Mettayil Jeevan Joseph , Abouglila Kamal

Thyroid storm is a rarely seen complication of Thyrotoxicosis complicated by multiple organ dysfunctions. Early recognition is crucial in reducing morbidity and mortality. We present the case of a young lady admitted with traumatic fracture of Tibia and Fibula. She was noted to be in rapid AF and on examination manifested signs of Thyrotoxicosis with palpable goitre. She was noted to be hyperthermic and emotionally labile and confused with signs of right heart failure.Investig...