Part iiithyroid trouble questions 1 what is causing

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Part III—"Thyroid Trouble” Questions 1. What is causing Ellie’s thyroid to secrete too much hormone? (2 points)
2. Is Ellie correct in thinking that TSH is a thyroid hormone? Why is her TSH level low instead of high? (2 points)
Part IV—"Options” Questions 1. Ellie is a 22 -year-old female. Do some research on the average age of onset and any gender differences in Graves’ disease to see if Ellie’s diagnosis is unusual. (2 points) 2. How are beta-blockers like propranolol helpful as an initial treatment for
or do they counter the effects of the hormones? (2 points)

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