Untreated hyperthyroidism can cause thyroid storm, a severe and life-threatening crisis.
This chronic idiopathic disease involves persistent liver inflammation and the potential for necrosis and progression to cirrhosis.
Autologous serum eye drops are highly effective for patients with certain eye conditions who do not achieve relief with commercial products.
Risk factors for developing an autoimmune disease include age and gender. PMR affects older adults almost exclusively, and women and people of Northern European and Scandinavian descent are at higher risk.
Some pharmacists may engage in inappropriate behaviors with patients that result in disciplinary actions.