Posted: January 27th, 2018
Subtotal thyroidectomy : 5 Shocking Complications that may occur
After undergoing a subtotal thyroidectomy, a female client develops hypothyroidism.
Dr. Smith prescribes levothyroxine (Levothroid), 25 mcg P.O. daily. For which condition is levothyroxine the preferred agent?
A. Primary hypothyroidism
B. Graves’ disease