Indian Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2011  |  Volume : 15  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 130--131

A young lady with swelling and stiffness of calf muscles


HS Kiran, KA Sudharshana Murthy, AN Aparna 
 Department of Medicine, JSS Medical College and Hospital, JSS University, Mysore, Karnataka, India

Correspondence Address:
H S Kiran
Department of Medicine, JSS Medical College and Hospital, Ramanuja Road, Mysore - 570 004, Karnataka
India

Hypothyroidism causes a variety of changes in the body. Though uncommon, hypothyroidism can present as myopathy. Hoffman«SQ»s syndrome is a specific, rare form of hypothyroid myopathy, which causes proximal weakness and pseudohypertrophy of muscles.


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Kiran H S, Sudharshana Murthy K A, Aparna A N. A young lady with swelling and stiffness of calf muscles.Indian J Endocr Metab 2011;15:130-131


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Kiran H S, Sudharshana Murthy K A, Aparna A N. A young lady with swelling and stiffness of calf muscles. Indian J Endocr Metab [serial online] 2011 [cited 2020 Feb 17 ];15:130-131
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