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Causes of Postpartum thyroiditis

Causes of Postpartum thyroiditis

The exact cause of postpartum thyroiditis is not known but it is thought to be caused by an autoimmune disorder following pregnancy.

Causes of Postpartum thyroiditis (Diseases Database):

The follow list shows some of the possible medical causes of Postpartum thyroiditis that are listed by the Diseases Database:

Source: Diseases Database

Postpartum thyroiditis: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Postpartum thyroiditis, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Postpartum thyroiditis:

Postpartum thyroiditis: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Postpartum thyroiditis: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Postpartum thyroiditis as a complication of other conditions:

Other conditions that might have Postpartum thyroiditis as a complication may, potentially, be an underlying cause of Postpartum thyroiditis. Our database lists the following as having Postpartum thyroiditis as a complication of that condition:

Related information on causes of Postpartum thyroiditis:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Postpartum thyroiditis may be found in:


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