"Thyroiditis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Inflammatory diseases of the THYROID GLAND. Thyroiditis can be classified into acute (THYROIDITIS, SUPPURATIVE), subacute (granulomatous and lymphocytic), chronic fibrous (Riedel's), chronic lymphocytic (HASHIMOTO DISEASE), transient (POSTPARTUM THYROIDITIS), and other AUTOIMMUNE THYROIDITIS subtypes.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Thyroiditis".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Thyroiditis".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Thyroiditis" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Thyroiditis" was a major or minor topic of these publication.