TABLE 511 I Signs and Symptoms of Thyroid Dysfunction

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BODY SYSTEM OR FUNCTION

HYPOTHYROIDISM

HYPERTHYROIDISM

Metabolism

Decreased with anorexia, intolerance to cold, low body temperature, weight gain despite

Increased with increased appetite, intolerance to heat, elevated body temperature, weight loss despite increased appetite

Cardiovascular

Central nervous system Skin, skin structures

Ovarian function

Testicular function

Bradycardia, moderate hypotension Lethargy, sleepiness Pale, cool, dry skin; face appears puffy; hair coarse; nails thick and hard Heavy menses, may be unable to conceive, loss of fetus possible Low sperm count

Tachycardia, moderate hypertension

Nervousness, anxiety, insomnia, tremors Flushed, warm, moist skin

Irregular or scant menses

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