28-year-old male paramedic with a history of joints and back pain – dry skin – 27/04/2022


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The following are the possible differential diagnoses except

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The dry skin, weight gain and altered voice may suggest

Clinical & lab reports

Clinical & lab reports

Clinical & lab reports

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Interpretation of laboratory results while considering for diagnosis are correct except for?

x-ray of finger

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What are the further recommended tests?

Further Tests

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Elevated CRP, SGOT/SGPT, CPK, with muscular symptoms and elevated TSH suggests

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The final diagnosis of the case is

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Hashimoto’s thyroiditis is confirmed by

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Muscular involvement is confirmed by


A 28-year-old male presented with a history of joint pain for 10 months. He complained of dry skin, hair loss, dandruff, and 3 kgs weight gain in the past 3 months. Find out the final diagnosis of this case study by participating in this quiz step-by-step.