What are possible complications of myxedema coma (crisis)?

Updated: Oct 10, 2018
  • Author: Mohsen S Eledrisi, MD, FACP, FACE; Chief Editor: George T Griffing, MD  more...
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Complications may include the following:

  • Respiratory failure
  • Coma
  • Heart failure
  • Myocardial infarction
  • Sepsis
  • Gastrointestinal bleeding

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