[ thahy-roh-tok-si-koh-sis ]
/ ˌθaɪ roʊˌtɒk sɪˈkoʊ sɪs /
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British Dictionary definitions for thyrotoxicosis
/ (ˌθaɪrəʊˌtɒksɪˈkəʊsɪs) /
another name for hyperthyroidism
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Medicine definitions for thyrotoxicosis
[ thī′rō-tŏk′sĭ-kō′sĭs ]
A toxic condition resulting from excessive amounts of thyroid hormones in the body, as that occurring in hyperthyroidism.
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