Thyroid disorders


Thyroid disorders

Exam Yield

Probability of getting 1 Question from this chapter 34%
Ease of Revision 6.6 / 10

You can skip this chapter, if you have covered this in Surgery.

Question Pattern

Almost same content as the surgical chapter to Thyroid.

Recent Questions

Questions on this chapter from recent NEET and AIIMS examinations have been about
  • Thyrotoxicosis – MC symptom
  • Radioactive iodine uptake scan
  • Signs in Grave’s ophthalmopathy
  • Jod-Basedow phenomenon.
  • Antithyroid drug to be used in early gestation
  • Thyroid dermopathy

Suggested Revision

  • Myxedema
  • Multinodular goiter
  • Antibodies seen in some autoimmune thyroid disorders
  • Amiodarone-induced thyrotoxicosis
  • De Quervain’s thyroiditis
  • Thyroid storm
  • Contraindication for radioiodine therapy
  • Causes of hypothyroidism

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