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Diseases » Thyroiditis » Summary
 

What is Thyroiditis?

What is Thyroiditis?

  • Thyroiditis: Thyroid gland inflammation.
  • Thyroiditis: inflammation of the thyroid gland.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Thyroiditis: Introduction

Types of Thyroiditis:

Types of Thyroiditis:

Broader types of Thyroiditis:

How serious is Thyroiditis?

Complications of Thyroiditis: see complications of Thyroiditis

What causes Thyroiditis?

Causes of Thyroiditis: see causes of Thyroiditis

What are the symptoms of Thyroiditis?

Symptoms of Thyroiditis: see symptoms of Thyroiditis

Complications of Thyroiditis: see complications of Thyroiditis

Thyroiditis: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Thyroiditis.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Thyroiditis.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Thyroiditis: Endocrinologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Thyroiditis.
Treatments for Thyroiditis: see treatments for Thyroiditis
Research for Thyroiditis: see research for Thyroiditis

Society issues for Thyroiditis


Hospitalization statistics for Thyroiditis: The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Thyroiditis:

  • 0.004% (463) of hospital consultant episodes were for thyroiditis in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 97% of hospital consultant episodes for thyroiditis required hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 11% of hospital consultant episodes for thyroiditis were for men in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 89% of hospital consultant episodes for thyroiditis were for women in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 19% of hospital consultant episodes for thyroiditis required emergency hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 4.3 days was the mean length of stay in hospitals for thyroiditis in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 3 days was the median length of stay in hospitals for thyroiditis in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
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Organs Affected by Thyroiditis:

Organs and body systems related to Thyroiditis include:

Name of Thyroiditis

Main name of condition: Thyroiditis

Thyroiditis: Related Conditions

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