26 03, 2019

Acute Lower Extremity Paralysis: A Sign of Decompensated Hyperthyroidism

2019-06-14T08:44:44-05:00March 26th, 2019|Current Events, Spring 2019, The Fast Track Issues|

John Oh, MD Ashley Lauria, DO Kent Hospital Emergency Medicine Residency Introduction This case describes a young male who presented to the Emergency Room (ER)  with a chief complaint of sudden onset bilateral lower extremity paralysis. He was found to have thyrotoxic periodic paralysis (TPP), which [...]