NCLEX Review: Graves Disease
Graves’ Disease is an autoimmune disorder that causes the thyroid gland to be overactive, causing hyperthyroidism and an enlarged thyroid. It is the most common autoimmune disease in the United States. Discover the history of this condition and what happens when thyroid hormone levels are high in this NCLEX review video. Join us as you get ready for the NCLEX exam to answer questions such as: What are the signs and symptoms of Graves’ Disease? What are its characteristics? What is Graves’ Ophthalmopathy and how is it treated? What is a thyroid storm? How is the condition diagnosed and treated?