Plummer's disease

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Description

Hyperthyroidism with a nodular goitre due to Plummer’s adenoma. Prevalent in females; onset after 40 years of age.

Bibliography

  • H. S. Plummer:
    The clinical and pathological relationship of simple and exophthalmic goiter.
    American Journal of the Medical Sciences, Thorofare, N.J., 1913, 146: 790-795.
    Transactions of the Association of American Physicians, Philadelphia, 1928, 43: 159.

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