"Thyroiditis, Autoimmune" 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 disease of the THYROID GLAND due to autoimmune responses leading to lymphocytic infiltration of the gland. It is characterized by the presence of circulating thyroid antigen-specific T-CELLS and thyroid AUTOANTIBODIES. The clinical signs can range from HYPOTHYROIDISM to THYROTOXICOSIS depending on the type of autoimmune thyroiditis.
- Thyroiditis, Autoimmune
- Autoimmune Thyroiditides
- Thyroiditides, Autoimmune
- Autoimmune Thyroiditis
- Thyroiditis, Lymphocytic
- Lymphocytic Thyroiditides
- Lymphocytic Thyroiditis
- Thyroiditides, Lymphocytic
- Thyroiditis, Lymphomatous
- Lymphomatous Thyroiditides
- Lymphomatous Thyroiditis
- Thyroiditides, Lymphomatous
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