Overactivity of the thyroid gland resulting in overproduction of thyroid hormone and increased metabolic rate. Causes include diffuse hyperplasia of the thyroid gland (Graves' disease), single nodule in the thyroid gland, and thyroiditis. The symptoms are related to the increased metabolic rate and include weight loss, fatigue, heat intolerance, excessive sweating, diarrhea, tachycardia, insomnia, muscle weakness, and tremor. [ NCIT : P378 ]

Synonyms:

overactive thyroid

hyperthyroidism

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Term information

database cross reference
  • ICD9:242.90 (MONDO:relatedTo)
  • MedDRA:10020850
  • MESH:D006980 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • DOID:7998 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • ICD10:E05
  • SCTID:34486009 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • MONDO:0004425
  • NCIt:C3123
  • NCIT:C3123 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
exactMatch
  • http://identifiers.org/snomedct/34486009
  • http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCIT_C3123
  • http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/DOID_7998
  • http://identifiers.org/mesh/D006980
gwas trait
  • true
id
  • EFO:0009189
term editor
  • Zoe May Pendlington

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