Glossary for Hashimoto's thyroiditis
Medical terms related to Hashimoto's thyroiditis or mentioned in this section include:
- Endocrine symptoms: Symptoms affecting the endocrine system such as hormones.
- Hashimoto's Thyroiditis: Hashimoto thyroiditis is characterized by the destruction of thyroid cells by various cell- and antibody-mediated immune processes. Patients with Hashimoto thyroiditis have antibodies to various thyroid antigens, the most frequently detected of which include antithyroid peroxidase (anti-TPO), antithyroglobulin (anti-Tg), and, to a lesser extent, TSH receptor-blocking antibodies.
- Polyendocrine deficiency syndrome: A condition where more than one endocrine gland fails to function normally in terms of production of hormones. Symptoms can vary depending on the glands involved and the severity of the gland dysfunction.
- Thyroid problems: Any condition which affects the thyroid
- Thyroid symptoms: Symptoms affecting the thyroid gland
- Thyroiditis: Inflammation of the thyroid gland.
Conditions listing medical symptoms: Hashimoto's thyroiditis:
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Conditions listing medical complications: Hashimoto's thyroiditis:
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