https://www.thyroid.org/thyroid-disease-older-patient/

While some of the symptoms of hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism are similar ... Hypothyroidism is very common in patients over 60 years of age and steadily ...

http://www.btf-thyroid.org/information/articles/362-older-patients-and-thyroid-disease

How common are thyroid disorders in older people and how do symptoms differ ... Hypothyroidism is the most common thyroid condition in patients over 60 years ... individuals attending a health fair in Colorado revealed that 10% of men and ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3340110/

Apr 3, 2012 ... Thyroid-associated symptoms are very similar to symptoms of the aging .... and of 0.1% for men ≥60 years.17,18 Table 1 shows the results of ...

https://www.health.harvard.edu/diseases-and-conditions/youre-never-too-old-to-have-an-underactive-thyroid

While typical of an underactive thyroid, all those symptoms could be easily attributed to other medical problems. And in people over 60, symptoms of ...

https://www.medicinenet.com/thyroid_and_aging_-_the_golden_years/views.htm

Jun 13, 2018 ... An estimated 20% of women over the age of 60 have some form of thyroid disease. The symptoms of thyroid disease vary according to whether ...

https://www.comfortkeepers.com/home/info-center/senior-health-wellbeing/thyroid-disease-and-seniors

Feb 25, 2014 ... Symptoms of hypothyroidism vary, depending on how low thyroid hormone ... over the age of 50 (more women suffer hypothyroidism than men)

https://www.nextavenue.org/what-everyone-over-50-should-know-about-their-thyroid/

Jul 23, 2018 ... Thyroid disorders are common, especially in women over 50. This article discusses the symptoms and ways to identify thyroid disorders ... As many as 10 percent of Americans older than 60 have some form of thyroid disorder, says ... “ Women get more thyroid disease of every variety than men,” Harrell says ...

https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hypothyroidism/symptoms-causes/syc-20350284

Dec 4, 2018 ... Learn more about causes and treatments of this condition. ... At first, you may barely notice the symptoms of hypothyroidism, such as fatigue and weight gain. .... Are a woman; Are older than 60; Have a family history of thyroid ...

https://www.endocrinologyadvisor.com/home/decision-support-in-medicine/endocrinology-metabolism/age-related-changes-in-thyroid-function/

Laboratory tests to assess for hypothyroidism in the elderly ... adults, with frequencies of about 3% in individuals older than 60 years of age. ... However, other causes of low TSH, such as non-thyroidal illness and the use of certain ... In aging patients, hyperthyroidism may be characterized by fewer signs and symptoms in ...

https://www.everydayhealth.com/thyroid-conditions/hypothyroidism-symptoms-in-men.aspx

Aug 14, 2013 ... Hypothyroidism in men is much less common than in women, but still needs treatment. Learn about the symptoms of an underactive thyroid to avoid ... to the thyroid or removal of the thyroid during surgery for thyroid tumors, ...