hrp0089p2-p379 | Thyroid P2 | ESPE2018
, Yafi Michael
Background: Encephalopathy associated with autoimmune thyroid disease (EAATD) is very rare in pediatrics. Contributing factors include: Sudden change is thyroid levels, cerebral vasculitis,endothelial inflammation or immune complex deposition, global cerebral hypoperfusion, as well as cerebral tissue-specific autoimmunity.The case: A 16-year-old female was diagnosed with hyperthyroidism and treated with Radio Iodine Ablation (RIA). Her total T4 level was...