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Hashimoto's syndrome

Introduction: Hashimoto's syndrome

Description of Hashimoto's syndrome

Hashimoto's syndrome (medical condition): Hashimoto thyroiditis is characterized by the destruction...more »

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Hashimoto's Thyroiditis:
  »Introduction: Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  »Symptoms of Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  »Causes of Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  »Tests for Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  »Treatments for Hashimoto's Thyroiditis

Hashimoto's syndrome: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Hashimoto's syndrome:

Hashimoto's syndrome: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Hashimoto's syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Hashimoto's syndrome, or a subtype of Hashimoto's syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Hashimoto's syndrome as a Disease

Hashimoto's syndrome: Another name for Hashimoto's Thyroiditis (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  »Symptoms of Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  »Causes of Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  »Treatments for Hashimoto's Thyroiditis

Hashimoto's syndrome: Related Diseases

Hashimoto's syndrome: Hashimoto's syndrome is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Hashimoto's syndrome

Some of the causes of Hashimoto's syndrome are included in the list below:

  • Family history of thyroid disorders is common, with HLA-DR5 gene most strongly implicated
  • The incidence is increased in patients with chromosomal disorders, including Turner's syndrome, Down's syndrome and Klinefelter's syndrome

Symptoms of Hashimoto's syndrome (Hashimoto's Thyroiditis)

Some of the symptoms of Hashimoto's syndrome incude:

Treatments for Hashimoto's syndrome (Hashimoto's Thyroiditis)

Treatments for Hashimoto's syndrome (Hashimoto's Thyroiditis) include:

Treatment of Hashimoto's syndrome: For more treatment information about Hashimoto's syndrome, see treatment of Hashimoto's Thyroiditis (Hashimoto's syndrome)

Hashimoto's syndrome: Article Excerpts about Hashimoto's Thyroiditis

Endocrine Diseases: NWHIC (Excerpt)

Hashimoto's thyroiditis is a type of autoimmune disease in which the immune system destroys the thyroid, ... (Source: excerpt from Endocrine Diseases: NWHIC)

Hashimoto's Thyroiditis: NWHIC (Excerpt)

Hashimoto's Thyroiditis is a type of autoimmune thyroid disease in which the immune system attacks and destroys the... (Source: excerpt from Hashimoto's Thyroiditis: NWHIC)

Thyroid Disease: NWHIC (Excerpt)

Hashimoto's thyroiditis is an autoimmune disease in which the body attacks the thyroid and... (Source: excerpt from Thyroid Disease: NWHIC)

Hashimoto's syndrome: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Hashimoto's syndrome:

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Terms Similar to Hashimoto's syndrome:

Source - NIH

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