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Yongping Liu, Shuo Wang, Qingling Guo, Yongze Li, Jing Qin, Na Zhao, Yushu Li, Zhongyan Shan and Weiping Teng

Introduction Hashimoto’s thyroiditis (HT), the most common type of thyroiditis and the most frequent cause of hypothyroidism ( 1 ), is characterized by high levels of thyroid auto-antibodies (antithyrogloblin antibody, TgAb and thyroperoxidase

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Maria Giannakou, Katerina Saltiki, Emily Mantzou, Eleni Loukari, Georgios Philippou, Konstantinos Terzidis, Charalampos Stavrianos, Miltiades Kyprianou, Theodora Psaltopoulou, Kalliopi Karatzi and Maria Alevizaki

antioxidants’ levels in these patients ( 20 , 21 , 22 , 23 , 24 , 25 , 26 ). Hashimoto’s thyroiditis (HT) is the most common autoimmune thyroid disease and it affects people of any age with an increased incidence in middle-aged women ( 27 , 28 ). Both

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Xuan Luo, Tingting Zheng, Chaoming Mao, Xin Dong, Xiao Mou, Chengcheng Xu, Qingyan Lu, Baocui Liu, Shengjun Wang and Yichuan Xiao

, the role of the MRP14 homodimer is not clear in Hashimoto’s thyroiditis (HT). HT is characterised by infiltration of thyroid-specific T lymphocytes and other immune cells, thyroid enlargement and fibrosis and progressive destruction of thyrocytes

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Giorgio Radetti, Mariacarolina Salerno, Chiara Guzzetti, Marco Cappa, Andrea Corrias, Alessandra Cassio, Graziano Cesaretti, Roberto Gastaldi, Mario Rotondi, Fiorenzo Lupi, Antonio Fanolla, Giovanna Weber and Sandro Loche

Introduction Hashimoto’s thyroiditis (HT) is a frequent autoimmune disease that may present with a spectrum of altered thyroid function ranging from thyrotoxicosis to overt hypothyroidism. Treatment with l -thyroxine ( l -T4) is commonly

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Aaron Lerner, Patricia Jeremias and Torsten Matthias

Introduction Hashimoto's thyroiditis Hashimoto’s thyroiditis (HT) is one of the most common autoimmune endocrine diseases, characterized by an autoimmune-mediated destruction of the thyroid gland. Initially considered a rarity, HT has now

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Weiwei He, Bin Wang, Kaida Mu, Jing Zhang, Yanping Yang, Wei Yao, Sheli Li and Jin-an Zhang

AITDs and disease progression ( 7 , 8 ). AITDs mainly have two types of symptoms, Graves’ disease (GD) and Hashimoto’s thyroiditis (HT). HT is the most common thyroid inflammation characterized by abnormally elevated thyroglobulin antibodies (TGAb) and

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A Rouland, J-C Chauvet-Gelinier, A-L Sberna, E Crevisy, P Buffier, T Mouillot, J-M Petit and B Vergès

assessment and compare the Type A profiles of patients with T1D and patients presenting with other auto-immune disease (Graves’ disease or Hashimoto’s thyroiditis), in order to validate the hypothesis that increased Type A personality traits is related to the

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Eugenie S Lim, Shanty G Shah, Mona Waterhouse, Scott Akker, William Drake, Nick Plowman, Daniel M Berney, Polly Richards, Ashok Adams, Ewa Nowosinska, Carmel Brennan and Maralyn Druce

( 1 , 16 , 17 ). Separate reports have suggested that DTC, especially PTC with autoimmune thyroiditis, exhibit cytotoxic T-cell-mediated reactions ( 12 , 18 ). Therefore, Hashimoto’s thyroiditis may facilitate destruction of cancer cells and prevent

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Paolo G Arduino, Dora Karimi, Federico Tirone, Veronica Sciannameo, Fulvio Ricceri, Marco Cabras, Alessio Gambino, Davide Conrotto, Stefano Salzano, Mario Carbone and Roberto Broccoletti

hypothyroidism ( 4 , 5 , 6 ) or Hashimoto’s thyroiditis ( 7 ), while other studies denied it ( 8 ). Considering all the previous deliberations, in such a discordant context, we decided to assess the association of OLP with some comorbidities, focusing our

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Yun Hu, Na Li, Peng Jiang, Liang Cheng, Bo Ding, Xiao-Mei Liu, Ke He, Yun-Qing Zhu, Bing-li Liu, Xin Cao, Hong Zhou and Xiao-Ming Mao

relationship between thyroid nodule and thyroid cancer ( 3 , 4 ). Thyroid nodules are usually accompanied by an increase in thyroglobulin (Tg) ( 5 , 6 ) and autoimmune thyroid diseases (AITDs), especially Hashimoto’s thyroiditis (HT) ( 7 , 8 ). Interestingly