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Thyroiditis Summary

Description: Inflammatory diseases of the THYROID GLAND. Thyroiditis can be classified into acute (THYROIDITIS, SUPPURATIVE), subacute (granulomatous and lymphocytic), chronic fibrous (Riedel's), chronic lymphocytic (HASHIMOTO DISEASE), transient (POSTPARTUM THYROIDITIS), and other AUTOIMMUNE THYROIDITIS subtypes.

Also Known As: Thyroiditides

Networked: 2778 relevant articles (64 outcomes, 250 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Thyroiditis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Antibodies : 8 outcomes 25 studies in 434 results : IBA
  2. Thyroxine (Levothyroxine) : 8 outcomes 13 studies in 139 results : FDA 13 Generic
  3. Iodine : 6 outcomes 19 studies in 208 results : IBA
  4. Thyroglobulin : 3 outcomes 17 studies in 234 results : FDA 2
  5. papillary Thyroid cancer : 3 outcomes 17 studies in 110 results : IBA
  6. Hormones : 3 outcomes 9 studies in 123 results : IBA
  7. Thyrotropin (Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone) : 3 outcomes 5 studies in 82 results : FDA 1
  8. Iodide Peroxidase (Deiodinase) : 3 outcomes 4 studies in 82 results : IBA
  9. Antithyroid Agents (Antithyroid Drugs) : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 19 results : IBA
  10. Selenium : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 16 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Thyroiditis

  1. Graves Disease (Basedow Disease)
  2. Thyroid Diseases (Thyroid Disease)
  3. Hyperthyroidism
  4. Thyrotoxicosis
  5. Hypothyroidism
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Key Therapies for Thyroiditis

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  1. Thyroidectomy : 7 outcomes 9 studies in 108 results
  2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 14 results
  3. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 1 outcome in 16 results
  4. Neck Dissection (Radical Neck Dissection) : 1 outcome in 3 results
  5. Moxibustion : 2 studies in 5 results
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