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thy·roid·i·tis

 (thī′roi-dī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the thyroid gland.
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thyroiditis

(ˌθaɪrɔɪˈdaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the thyroid gland
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thy•roid•i•tis

(ˌθaɪ rɔɪˈdaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of the thyroid gland.
[1880–85]
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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
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Translations
thyroïdite

thy·roid·i·tis

n. tiroiditis, infl. de la tiroides.
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thyroiditis

n tiroiditis f; Hashimoto's — tiroiditis de Hashimoto; subacute — tiroiditis subaguda
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The aim of this study was to measure the elasticity of thyroid tissue in children and adolescents using SWE and to investigate the role of SWE in the diagnosis of autoimmune thyroiditis in childhood.
(7) A female patient suffering from this skin condition was subsequently diagnosed with autoimmune thyroiditis, whilst she had a positive familial history for autoimmune polyglandular syndrome type II.
Values above 9.0 IU/mL generally are associated with autoimmune thyroiditis, but elevations are also seen in other autoimmune diseases.
Considering that hypothyroidism in our patient has progressed rapidly, within a period of two months after FNA, in our opinion hypothyroidism was not the result of autoimmune thyroiditis alone, most likely the consequence of the FNA procedure itself.
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In an animal in vivo autoimmune thyroiditis model, vitamin D treatment is shown to reduce the severity of inflammatory lesions in the thyroid gland (16).
Primary biliary cirrhosis-autoimmune hepatitis overlap syndrome associated with dermatomyositis, autoimmune thyroiditis and antiphospholipid syndrome.
However, subsequent measurement of thyroid antibodies suggested autoimmune thyroiditis. After the discovery of the high titer of circulating anti-thyroid antibodies, total thyroidectomy and total lymph node dissection was recommended and preformed.
Case #2: A 67-year-old, female patient was seen in November 2015, for autoimmune thyroiditis. She was taking 3 grains of a natural thyroid supplement that was given to her by another practitioner.
An association has been demonstrated between NF1 and autoimmune diseases such as systemic lupus erythematosus, multiple sclerosis, membranous glomerulonephritis, juvenile arthritis, autoimmune hemolytic anemia, vitiligo, autoimmune thyroiditis, and type 1 diabetes mellitus.
Hashimoto Encephalopathy (HE) or Steroid-Responsive Encephalopathy associated with Autoimmune Thyroiditis (SREAT) is a rare autoimmune disease characterized by encephalopathy and elevated anti-thyroid antibodies in the absence of a central nervous system (CNS) infection, tumour or stroke.
In the literature, after hypercortisolism remission in CS patients, some case reports reported the onset of autoimmune diseases, such as Hashimoto autoimmune thyroiditis and Graves' disease [9].