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Asymptomatic Graves' disease during lithium therapy.
  1. C. J. Thompson,
  2. P. H. Baylis


    Lithium salts are widely recognized to cause biochemical hypothyroidism and have been used to treat thyrotoxicosis. We present a case of Graves' disease which developed during lithium therapy. The patient was asymptomatic until the lithium was discontinued; she subsequently developed florid symptoms of thyrotoxicosis.

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