Thyroid: What is a Thyroid Storm?

Anyone experiencing the symptoms should know that this is a life-threatening emergency.

A Thyroid Storm is sudden extreme over activity of the thyroid gland. All body functions are accelerated to dangerously high levels. Severe strain on the heart can lead to a life-threatening irregular heartbeat, extremely fast pulse, and shock. Thyroid storm may also . . . → Read More: Thyroid: What is a Thyroid Storm?