thyroiditis

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inflammation of the thyroid gland

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3) FHVT affects approximately 10 to 13% of all patients with Hashimoto thyroiditis, and it is a histologically and clinically unique entity.
CITED1 expression was noted in 22 of 24 papillary thyroid carcinomas, 2 of 5 FTCs, and 1 Hashimoto thyroiditis.
In this article, we aimed to present the clinical, epidemiological and laboratory findings of our patients with Hashimoto thyroiditis.
Geriatric patients and patients with antithyroglobulin antibody, a prior history of Graves disease or Hashimoto thyroiditis, or those receiving iodine may be more likely to develop hypothyroidism during lithium therapy.
Key Words: Hashimoto thyroiditis, plasma cell granuloma of the thyroid
In 2 cases the lesion arose within goiters, and in 1 case from Hashimoto thyroiditis.
Chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis, eponymically referred to as Hashimoto thyroiditis (named after Hakarum Hashimoto, who first described the disease in 1912), is an autoimmune thyroiditis that results from autoantibodies to thyroid-specific antigens.
Although the presence of anticardiolipin (aCL) antibodies was previously reported in association with both Graves disease and Hashimoto thyroiditis, I am aware of no previous report of livedo reticularis in patients with Graves disease.
Aspirates classified as "benign" included adenomatous (colloid) nodule, Hashimoto thyroiditis, and subacute thyroiditis.
Anti-TPO antibodies and anti-thyroglobulin antibodies are increased in most patients with Hashimoto thyroiditis and therefore may be useful in establishing this diagnosis.