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What Do You Know About Thyroid Eye Disease?
Thyroid eye disease or Grave's disease is a complication from thyroid disorders. It is a result of autoimmune diseases where the body attacks the thyroid. The symptom is typically swelling of the tissue around the eyes becoming enlarged.
In Grave's disease, the eyes begin to appear bulging and scarring can occur on the cornea. They eyelids retract inward and the muscles behind the eyes begin to become damaged.
There is more to be learned about this disease, but if you have more questions, please feel free to contact our team. We're happy to speak with you.CLICK HERE TO CONTACT GORDY EYECAREimage credit: madaise on flickr