Hyperthyroidism Symptoms

Hyperthyroidism occurs when your body has too much thyroid hormone. Symptoms of hyperthyroidism may include: Tiredness. Muscle weakness. Weight loss. Sweating and not being able to tolerate hot temperatures. Fast heart rate. Feeling edgy or anxious. Enlarged thyroid gland (your thyroid gland is in your neck).

Hyperthyroidism Symptoms

Hyperthyroidism Symptoms

Hyperthyroidism occurs when your body has too much thyroid hormone.

Symptoms of hyperthyroidism may include:

  • Tiredness.
  • Muscle weakness.
  • Weight loss.
  • Sweating and not being able to tolerate hot temperatures.
  • Fast heart rate.
  • Feeling edgy or anxious.
  • Enlarged thyroid gland (your thyroid gland is in your neck).

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Current as ofJune 26, 2019

Author: Healthwise Staff
Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine

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