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Graves’ Disease

Graves’ disease (a common cause of ‘Hyperthyroidism’) Graves’ disease (Graves’) is actually a syndrome—or collection of conditions/manifestations—that most often consists of hyperthyroidism (over-active thyroid), but can also consist of a goiter (an enlarged thyroid), protrusion of the eyes (exophthalmos; pronounced ek-sof-thal-muhs) and occasionally a rash on the skin overlying the shins, referred to as dermopathy …