Flashcards in Endocrine Disorders and Psychiatric Illness Deck (14):
Those with bipolar disorder are at increased risk of _____________.
type II diabetes, obesity, and sleep apnea
Those with ____________ are 2-3 times more likely to experience depression.
Cushing's can present with which psychiatric disturbances?
Hyperparathyroidism causes hypercalcemia, which can cause ____________.
irritability and psychosis
Hypocalcemia – caused by hypoparathyroidism or other causes – can present with these psychiatric symptoms: _______________.
anxiety, irritability, and psychosis
_______________ can present with fatigue, anhedonia, apathy, and depresison.
In addition to physical changes, acromegaly can present with ______________.
depression, irritability, and personality changes
Thyroid interacts with these neurotransmitter systems: _______________.
dopamine, norepinephrine, and serotonin
There are a lot of T3 receptors in the _____________.
amygdala and hippocampus
Depression, lethargy, and forgetfulness are characteristic of ________-thyroidism.
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
What percent of women will develop hypothyroidism after pregnancy?
5% - 8%
What percent of people with hyperthyroidism have a depressive disorder?
30% - 70%