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ea0084ps2-07-65 | Graves’ Disease 1 | ETA2022

Hyperthyroidism in graves’ disease and subacute thyroiditis and association with cardiovascular events

Bajuk Studen Katica , Sesek Ana , Pirnat Edvard , Zaletel Katja , Gaberscek Simona

Objectives: Overt hyperthyroidism is reported to be associated with an increased mortality risk and an increased risk of cardiovascular (CV) complications such as an acute coronary syndrome requiring percutaneous coronary intervention, ischemic and non-ischemic stroke, atrial fibrillation and venous thromboembolism. Increased rate of acute CV events in the course of hyperthyroidism is well documented in GravesÂ’ disease (GD) but not in subacute thyroiditis (ST). Last year ...