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Subacute lymphocytic thyroiditis

MedGen UID:
266299
Concept ID:
C1306804
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Silent Thyroiditis; Subacute Lymphocytic Thyroiditis; Subacute Painless Thyroiditis
SNOMED CT: Subacute lymphocytic thyroiditis (361126006)
 

Definition

Thyroiditis associated with painless enlargement of the thyroid gland. It occurs more frequently in females and is characterized by alterations between hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism and the eventual return to normal thyroid gland function. [from NCI]

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CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVSubacute lymphocytic thyroiditis

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Slatosky J, Shipton B, Wahba H
Am Fam Physician 2000 Feb 15;61(4):1047-52, 1054. PMID: 10706157

Diagnosis

Valentini RB, Macedo BM, Izquierdo RF, Meyer EL
Arch Endocrinol Metab 2016 Apr;60(2):178-82. Epub 2015 Sep 25 doi: 10.1590/2359-3997000000104. PMID: 26421671
Bindra A, Braunstein GD
Am Fam Physician 2006 May 15;73(10):1769-76. PMID: 16734054
Slatosky J, Shipton B, Wahba H
Am Fam Physician 2000 Feb 15;61(4):1047-52, 1054. PMID: 10706157
Intenzo CM, Park CH, Kim SM, Capuzzi DM, Cohen SN, Green P
Clin Nucl Med 1993 Apr;18(4):302-6. PMID: 8386991
Hamburger JI
Ann Intern Med 1986 Feb;104(2):219-24. PMID: 3511814

Therapy

Bindra A, Braunstein GD
Am Fam Physician 2006 May 15;73(10):1769-76. PMID: 16734054

Prognosis

Volpé R
Prog Clin Biol Res 1981;74:115-34. PMID: 7033979

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