Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Thyrotoxic Periodic Paralysis Candidate

CHIEF COMPLAINS:
23years old patient with history of Hashimoto's hyperthyroidism came with worsening of symptoms .She is also experiencing bilateral lower limb muscle weakness especially in the morning and difficulty in breathing.To all due respect, please do futher actionand treatment as the patient is still studying.

D/DIAGNOSIS? 
-Thyrotoxic Periodic Paralysis
OR
-Hypokalemia
OR
-Treatment failure

Note: TPP is life threatening.

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