Type 2 Diabetes Decompensation as the Clinical Presentation of Thyroid Storm - Cause or Consequence?
Eur Endocrinol 2017 Aug 22;13(2):99-101. Epub 2017 Aug 22.
Endocrinology Department, Hospital de Braga, Braga, Portugal.
This case study aims to discuss the unusual forms of hyperthyroidism presentation, the nonspecific symptoms and precipitating events. A 70-year-old male was taken to the emergency department for hyperglycaemia, nausea, vomiting and altered mental status with a week of evolution. He had a past medical history of type 2 diabetes, hypertension and dyslipidemia. Read More