Hashimoto's thyroiditis


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Hashimoto's thyroiditis

An autoimmune disorder in which the cells of the thyroid gland are attacked. This interferes with the production of hormones by the thyroid gland, causing fatigue and weight gain.
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Expression of this cytokine correlates positively with the degree of lymphocyte infiltration in Hashimoto's thyroiditis [8.
A case of primary biliary cirrhosis associated with Hashimoto's thyroiditis, scleroderma and Sjogren's syndrome.
Recent studies have shown that vitamin D deficiency is associated with a higher prevalence of Hashimoto's thyroiditis, suggesting that low vitamin D may play a role in the development of thyroid autoimmunity.
PEOPLE WHO GET TO KNOW ME now find it difficult to imagine that I was not always joyfully dancing West African dance and singing rhythm and blues, but only two years ago I ended a decade of perplexing and debilitating physical and mental symptoms that turned out to be Hashimoto's thyroiditis. I cured myself by changing what I ate.
We present the unusual case of a 51-year-old woman with coexisting systemic lupus erythematosus, Hashimoto's thyroiditis, and breast cancer, analyzing the possible associations between these diseases.
-- You might want to discourage your patients with Hashimoto's thyroiditis from using artificial sweeteners, according to investigators from Mount Sinai Hospital in New York.
It also is possible for underactive thyroid to arise from an autoimmune condition called Hashimoto's thyroiditis, which impedes the thyroid gland from secreting hormones.
Type 1 diabetes is associated with other autoimmune mediated diseases, especially Hashimoto's thyroiditis and celiac disease.
It occurs more frequently in elderly females and has been linked to Hashimoto's thyroiditis (HT) and prior therapeutic irradiation of the thyroid bed.1