thyrotoxic

adjective
thy·​ro·​tox·​ic | \ ˌthī-rō-ˈtäk-sik How to pronounce thyrotoxic (audio) \

Medical Definition of thyrotoxic

: of, relating to, induced by, or affected with hyperthyroidism thyrotoxic heart failure thyrotoxic patients

Other Words from thyrotoxic

thyrotoxicity \ -​täk-​ˈsis-​ət-​ē How to pronounce thyrotoxicity (audio) \ noun, plural thyrotoxicities

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