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Disclaimer is Guideline attempts to define principles of practice that should produce high-quality patient care. It is applicable to specialists, primary care, and providers at all levels. is Guideline should not be considered exclusive of other methods of care reasonably directed at obtaining the same results. e ultimate judgment concerning the propriety of any course of conduct must be made by the clinician aer consideration of each individual patient situation. Neither IGC, the medical associations, nor the authors endorse any product or service associated with the distributor of this clinical reference tool. Abbreviations AIT, amiodarone-induced thyrotoxicosis; ATD; Anti thyroid drugs; Bq, Becquerel; BWPS; Burch-Wartofsky Point Scale; CAS; Clinical Activity Score; Ci, curie; GD; Graves' disease; GO; Graves' orbitopathy; Gy, Gray; hCG; Human chorionic gonadotropin; IgG; Immunoglobulin G; MMI, methimazole; PTU, propylthiouracil; RAI, radioiodine; RAIU, radioactive iodine uptake; SH, subclinical hyperthyroidism; Sv, Sievert; T 3 , triiodothyronine; T 4 , thyroxine; TA, toxic adenoma; THRB, thyroid hormone receptor β; TMNG, toxic multinodular goiter; TRAb, thyrotropin receptor antibodies; TSH, thyroid-stimulating hormone Source Ross DS, Burch HB, Cooper DS, Greenlee MC, Laurberg P, Maia AL, Rivkees S, Samuels M, Sosa JA, Stan MN, Walter M. 2016 American yroid Association Guidelines for Diagnosis and Management of Hyperthyroidism and other causes of yrotoxicosis. yroid. 2016 Oct;26(10):1343-1421. American yroid Association, Inc. 6066 Leesburg Pike, Suite 550 • Falls Church, Virginia 22041 Phone: 703.998.8890 • Fax: 703.998.8893 • Physician referral, patient resources available online in English and Spanish. 106 Commerce Street, Suite 105 Lake Mary, FL 32746 TEL: 407.878.7606 • FAX: 407.878.7611 For additional copies, order at Copyright © 2016 All rights reserved ATAHYPER16112f

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