Familial gestational hyperthyroidism

Get in touch with RARE Concierge.

Contact RARE Concierge

A rare genetic hyperthyroidism characterized by hyperemesis gravidarum associated with hyperthyroidism due to hypersensitivity of the thyrotropin receptor to chorionic gonadotropin in the absence of abnormally high serum chorionic gonadotropin levels. Clinical manifestations include severe nausea vomiting weight loss tachycardia excessive sweating and hand tremor but no signs of ophthalmopathy.

Data from Orphanet are used to provide information on a disease's name, synonym(s), and overview. Reference: Access aggregated data from Orphanet at Orphadata. Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http://www.orphadata.org. Data version July 2024

Newly diagnosed with
Familial gestational hyperthyroidism?

Our RARE Concierge Services Guides are available to assist you by providing information, resources and connections as you navigate your rare disease journey.

Get Concierge Help

Advocacy Organizations


Our mission is to design and/or implement information and communication technology solutions in the healthcare field.

Don't see your organization here. Let us know here.

Clinical Trials

For a list of clinical trials in this disease area, please click here.