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Flashcards in Endocrine Disorders and Psychiatric Illness Deck (14):
1

Those with bipolar disorder are at increased risk of _____________.

type II diabetes, obesity, and sleep apnea

2

Those with ____________ are 2-3 times more likely to experience depression.

diabetes

3

Cushing's can present with which psychiatric disturbances?

Depression
Anxiety
Mania
Hypomania
Psychosis
Memory problems

4

Hyperparathyroidism causes hypercalcemia, which can cause ____________.

irritability and psychosis

5

Hypocalcemia – caused by hypoparathyroidism or other causes – can present with these psychiatric symptoms: _______________.

anxiety, irritability, and psychosis

6

_______________ can present with fatigue, anhedonia, apathy, and depresison.

Addison's disease

7

In addition to physical changes, acromegaly can present with ______________.

depression, irritability, and personality changes

8

Thyroid interacts with these neurotransmitter systems: _______________.

dopamine, norepinephrine, and serotonin

9

There are a lot of T3 receptors in the _____________.

amygdala and hippocampus

10

Depression, lethargy, and forgetfulness are characteristic of ________-thyroidism.

hypo

11

Subclinical hypothyroidism is present in as much as 50% of patients with ______________.

treatment-resistant depression; thyroid hormone supplementation can improve depression symptoms even in people with normal thyroid levels

12

What percent of women will develop hypothyroidism after pregnancy?

5% - 8%

13

What percent of people with hyperthyroidism have a depressive disorder?

30% - 70%

14

Thyroid hormone imbalance seems to be associated with _______________ on the phenotypic expression of psychiatric disease.

variability

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