thyroiditis

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thy·roid·i·tis

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

thyroiditis

(ˌθaɪrɔɪˈdaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the thyroid gland

thy•roid•i•tis

(ˌθaɪ rɔɪˈdaɪ tɪs)

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

thy·roid·i·tis

n. tiroiditis, infl. de la tiroides.

thyroiditis

n tiroiditis f; Hashimoto's — tiroiditis de Hashimoto; subacute — tiroiditis subaguda
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The supermodel was diagnosed with Hashimoto's disease, which is also known as chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis.
Preneoplastic changes in follicular epithelial cells have been suggested by the presence of atypical follicular proliferations in a background of severe, chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis (CLT).
The natural history of chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis and Hashimoto's thyroiditis were slow progression to hypothyroidism.
Primary hyperparathyroidism due to an intrathyroidal parathyroid adenoma associated with chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis.
Chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis, commonly known as Hashimoto's thyroiditis, is an autoimmune disease first described in 1912 by Dr.

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