thyroiditis

(redirected from Hashimoto Thyroiditis)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia.

thy·roid·i·tis

 (thī′roi-dī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the thyroid gland.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

thyroiditis

(ˌθaɪrɔɪˈdaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the thyroid gland
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

thy•roid•i•tis

(ˌθaɪ rɔɪˈdaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of the thyroid gland.
[1880–85]
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.thyroiditis - inflammation of the thyroid gland
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Translations
thyroïdite

thy·roid·i·tis

n. tiroiditis, infl. de la tiroides.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

thyroiditis

n tiroiditis f; Hashimoto's — tiroiditis de Hashimoto; subacute — tiroiditis subaguda
English-Spanish/Spanish-English Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
The findings of Surgeon-performed Us-FNAC of solitary thyroid nodule shows 10 cases (10%) were inconclusive/Non-diagnostic, 60 cases (60%) Non-neoplastic (40 adenomatous/colloid goiters, 12 hyperplastic nodules, five Hashimoto thyroiditis, three colloid cyst) and 30 cases (30%) Neoplastic lesions (follicular neoplasm 22(73.4%), Hurthle cell adenoma 2 (6.6%), papillary carcinoma 6 (20.0%).
Fine needle cytology and fowcytometry in Hashimoto thyroiditis and primary thyroid lymphoma.
Plasma cell granuloma of the thyroid and Hashimoto thyroiditis. South Med J.
The rapid growth of her thyroid on a background of Hashimoto thyroiditis raised the concern of a lymphoproliferative process of the thyroid.
Hashimoto thyroiditis is not as uncommon in our setup as is presumed on the basis of western research and literature.
Thyroid function and antibodies were investigated, with a final diagnosis of hypothyroidism secondary to Hashimoto thyroiditis. Levothyroxine was administered with clinical improvement.
Nielsen, "Fibrosing variant of hashimoto thyroiditis is an IgG4 related disease," Journal of Clinical Pathology, vol.
PTX could decrease and/or postpone fibrosis of thyroid gland during Hashimoto thyroiditis [35-39].
The results of this study suggest that patients with nodular goiter or Hashimoto thyroiditis have a higher risk of PDTC than PTC; thus, close clinical observation and follow-up are recommended.
(7,15) Hashimoto thyroiditis, or chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis, as seen in the current case, however, is by the far the most common acquired thyroid disorder in DS and typically causes hypothyroidism with or without detectable serum anti-thyroid antibodies at a median age of onset of 12.3 years and with an equal distribution in both male and female DS individuals.