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Thyrotoxic periodic paralysis (TPP): assessment in the emergency department.
BMJ Case Reports; Mahon-Daly F, Liegeois C et. al.

Feb 27th, 2022 - A male patient aged in his early twenties presented to the emergency department (ED) with quadriparesis. He was ordinarily fit and well and had exercised and eaten a carbohydrate rich meal the evening before. His point-of-care venous blood sample ...

Thyrotoxic periodic paralysis in two sexagenarian men: A case report.
Medicine Lu A, Lin SH

Dec 30th, 2021 - Thyrotoxic periodic paralysis (TPP) characterized by the triad of muscle paralysis, acute hypokalemia, and the presence of hyperthyroidism is often reported in young adults but rarely reported in age >60 year-old. Two sexagenarian males (age 61 an...

Thyrotoxic Periodic Paralysis: A Case Report and Literature Review.
Clinical Medicine & Research; Patel M, Ladak K

Sep 18th, 2021 - Thyrotoxic periodic paralysis (TPP) is a rare presentation of thyrotoxicosis most commonly associated with Graves' disease. It is rare in Caucasians, but it affects approximately 2% of Asians (occurring in those of Chinese, Japanese, Vietnamese, F...

Ventricular tachycardia secondary to thyrotoxic periodic paralysis: A case report.
Journal of Electrocardiology; Duarte Torres J, Marschall A et. al.

Jun 18th, 2021 - Thyrotoxic periodic paralysis (TPP) is a rare but potentially life-threatening entity, which is characterized by sudden onset of muscle weakness and can in exceptional cases be associated with more severe symptoms, such as severe hypokalemia. We p...

Thyrotoxic Periodic Paralysis.
The New England Journal of Medicine; Fralick M, Sarma S

May 14th, 2021 - Thyrotoxic Periodic Paralysis.|2021|Fralick M,Sarma S,|complications,diagnosis,drug therapy,complications,etiology,etiology,therapeutic use,therapeutic use,

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