Symptoms of hyperthyroidism may be different depending on your age.
Young adults are likely to:
It can be harder to diagnose hyperthyroidism in older adults because symptoms may be mistaken for normal signs of aging. Older adults with hyperthyroidism are likely to:
Primary Medical Reviewer E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Specialist Medical Reviewer David C.W. Lau, MD, PhD, FRCPC - Endocrinology
Current as ofJuly 28, 2016
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