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Review: could Hypothyroidism cause Lymphedema (Lymphatic obstruction)?

We study 33,059 people who have Hypothyroidism from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Lymphedema (Lymphatic obstruction). Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development) (latest reports from 130,015 patients) can be treated by Synthroid, Levothyroxine Sodium, Levoxyl, Levothyroxine Thyroid, Levothroid, Cytomel.

Lymphedema

Lymphedema (a condition of localized fluid retention and tissue swelling of lymph node) (latest reports from 431 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hiv infection, birth control, anemia - b12 deficiency.

On Oct, 26, 2014: 33,059 people who have hypothyroidism are studied. Among them, 2 (0.01%) have Lymphedema.

Trend of Lymphedema in hypothyroidism reports

Gender of people who have hypothyroidism and experienced Lymphedema * :

FemaleMale
Lymphedema100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have hypothyroidism and experienced Lymphedema * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Lymphedema0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%100.00%

Severity of the symptom * :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Lymphedema100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Breast cancer in situ (1 people, 50.00%)
  2. Neuroendocrine tumour (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. High blood pressure (1 people, 50.00%)
  4. Bursitis (1 people, 50.00%)
  5. Anxiety disorder (1 people, 50.00%)
  6. Anemia - b12 deficiency (1 people, 50.00%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Tamoxifen citrate (1 people, 50.00%)
  2. Afinitor (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. Levothyroxine sodium (1 people, 50.00%)
  4. Lisinopril (1 people, 50.00%)
  5. Levothyroxine thyroid (1 people, 50.00%)
  6. Cyanocobalamin (1 people, 50.00%)
  7. Xanax (1 people, 50.00%)
  8. Meloxicam (1 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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