Thyroid Research and Practice

: 2010  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 37--46

Myxedema coma

D Khandelwal, VP Jyotsna 
 Department of Endocrinology, AIIMS, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
V P Jyotsna
Department of Endocrinology, AIIMS, New Delhi

Myxedema coma is a decompensated state of severe untreated hypothyroidism. It is an endocrine emergency. This article will focus on its definition, clinical features diagnosis and management.

How to cite this article:
Khandelwal D, Jyotsna V P. Myxedema coma.Thyroid Res Pract 2010;7:37-46

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Khandelwal D, Jyotsna V P. Myxedema coma. Thyroid Res Pract [serial online] 2010 [cited 2022 May 29 ];7:37-46
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