Thyroid Storm. Thyroid Storm. Thyroid storm (also know as thyrotoxic crisis) is an acute state of hyperthyroidism where all of the signs and symptoms are exaggerated. It can be life threatening but with quick response can be controlled and managed. Triggers. Trauma Infection Surgery.
Treatments directed at thyroid gland and hormones
Treatments directed at preventing hormone’s affects on the body
Treatments directed at maintaining homeostasis
Overall Goal: Reduce circulation thyroid levels and control symptom