Hashimoto's disease


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Hashimoto's disease

[‚ha·shi′mō·dōz di‚zēz]
(medicine)
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This can result in Hashimoto's disease, a type of autoimmune thyroid disease in which the immune system attacks and destroys the thyroid gland.
Key Words: Hashimoto's disease, hyperthyroidism, pituitary hormonal resistance, thyrotropin-secreting pituitary adenoma
Access Tg provides a fast and accurate method to aid in monitoring local and metastatic thyroid tissue in patients, while Access TgAb helps in the diagnosis of certain thyroid disorders, such as Hashimoto's disease, Graves' disease, and nontoxic goiters.
A number of them "will be diagnosed with Hashimoto's disease in 2 or 3 years," he said.
Gender Differences Primary Disease Tissue Targeted Hashimoto's disease Thyroid Systemic lupus erythematosus Connective tissue Chronic active hepatitis Liver Grave's disease Thyroid Rheumatoid arthritis Joints Scleroderma Connective tissue Multiple sclerosis Central nervous system Type I diabetes Insulin-producing cells Ankylosing spondylitis Spine and joints Approximate Disease Female:Male Ratio Hashimoto's disease 10:1 Systemic lupus erythematosus 6:1 Chronic active hepatitis 8:1 Grave's disease 7:1 Rheumatoid arthritis 2.
Paradoxically, too much iodine can suppress thyroid function and worsen untreated Hashimoto's disease.
Interestingly, the present case also illustrates a possible continuum between Graves' disease and Hashimoto's disease.
Since Gigi Hadid's tweets on the disease, a huge surge in Google searches for Hashimoto's disease has been detected.
Hashimoto's disease is a condition in which the body's immune system attacks the thyroid.
Seizure, iridocyclitis, Hashimoto's disease, and anaphylaxis initially showed statistically significant risk incidence, but were all ruled out by further review from a physician investigator.
Several thyroid disorders such as Hypothyroidism, Hyperthyroidism, Hashimoto's Disease, Grave's Disease and Thyroiditis can be detected with the help of TFT.
1) were observed in 70% of subjects with thyroid diseases (from 45% in struma nodosa euthyrotica to in ca 86% of Hashimoto's disease patients (Table 2).