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What is Autoimmune thyroid diseases?

What is Autoimmune thyroid diseases?

Autoimmune thyroid diseases are common diseases that occur when the thyroid gland is attacked by the immune system. ...more »

  • Autoimmune thyroid diseases: Autoimmune diseases of the thyroid gland.

Autoimmune thyroid diseases: Introduction

Types of Autoimmune thyroid diseases:

Types of Autoimmune thyroid diseases:

Broader types of Autoimmune thyroid diseases:

How many people get Autoimmune thyroid diseases?

Prevalance of Autoimmune thyroid diseases: 4 out of 100 women some type of autoimmune thyroid disease
Prevalance Rate of Autoimmune thyroid diseases: approx 1 in 50 or 2.00% or 5.4 million people in USA [about data]
Prevalance of Autoimmune thyroid diseases: Autoimmune thyroid diseases afflict as many as 4 out of 100 women and are frequently found in families where there are other autoimmune diseases. (Source: excerpt from Understanding Autoimmune Disease: NIAID)

What causes Autoimmune thyroid diseases?

Causes of Autoimmune thyroid diseases: see causes of Autoimmune thyroid diseases

What are the symptoms of Autoimmune thyroid diseases?

Symptoms of Autoimmune thyroid diseases: see symptoms of Autoimmune thyroid diseases

Can anyone else get Autoimmune thyroid diseases?

Contagion of autoimmunity: generally not; see details in contagion of autoimmune diseases.

Autoimmune thyroid diseases: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Autoimmune thyroid diseases.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Autoimmune thyroid diseases.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Autoimmune thyroid diseases: Allergist/Immunologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Autoimmune thyroid diseases.
Treatments for Autoimmune thyroid diseases: see treatments for Autoimmune thyroid diseases
Research for Autoimmune thyroid diseases: see research for Autoimmune thyroid diseases

Organs Affected by Autoimmune thyroid diseases:

Organs and body systems related to Autoimmune thyroid diseases include:

Name and Aliases of Autoimmune thyroid diseases

Main name of condition: Autoimmune thyroid diseases

Class of Condition for Autoimmune thyroid diseases: autoimmune

Other names or spellings for Autoimmune thyroid diseases:

Autoimmune thyroid conditions

Autoimmune thyroid diseases: Related Conditions

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