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Autoimmune Thyroiditis (Lymphomatous Thyroiditis) Summary

Description: Inflammatory disease of the THYROID GLAND due to autoimmune responses leading to lymphocytic infiltration of the gland. It is characterized by the presence of circulating thyroid antigen-specific T-CELLS and thyroid AUTOANTIBODIES. The clinical signs can range from HYPOTHYROIDISM to THYROTOXICOSIS depending on the type of autoimmune thyroiditis.

Also Known As: Lymphomatous Thyroiditis; Thyroiditis, Autoimmune; Autoimmune Thyroiditides; Lymphocytic Thyroiditides; Lymphocytic Thyroiditis Show All >>

Networked: 1383 relevant articles (28 outcomes, 137 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Autoimmune Thyroiditis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Antibodies : 3 outcomes 18 studies in 208 results : IBA
  2. Iodine : 3 outcomes 18 studies in 151 results : IBA
  3. Autoantibodies : 2 outcomes 15 studies in 135 results : IBA
  4. Thyroglobulin : 2 outcomes 13 studies in 262 results : FDA 2
  5. Selenium : 2 outcomes 8 studies in 37 results : IBA
  6. papillary Thyroid cancer : 2 outcomes 4 studies in 40 results : IBA
  7. Thyroxine (Levothyroxine) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 67 results : FDA 13 Generic
  8. Antigens : 1 outcome 7 studies in 67 results : IBA
  9. Hormones : 1 outcome 5 studies in 31 results : IBA
  10. Factor IX (PTC) : 1 outcome 5 studies in 29 results : FDA 2 Generic
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Diseases Related to Autoimmune Thyroiditis

  1. Hypothyroidism
  2. Thyroiditis
  3. Autoimmune Diseases (Autoimmune Disease)
  4. Graves Disease (Basedow Disease)
  5. Celiac Disease (Celiac Sprue)
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Key Therapies for Autoimmune Thyroiditis

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  1. Thymectomy : 1 outcome 3 studies in 20 results
  2. Hormone Replacement Therapy (Therapy, Hormone Replacement) : 1 outcome in 2 results
  3. Homologous Transplantation (Allograft) : 1 study in 4 results
  4. Low-Level Laser Therapy (LLLT) : 1 study in 2 results
  5. Thyroidectomy : 11 results
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