Do you know that there are different variants of Hashimoto thyroiditis?

[siteorigin_widget class=”SiteOrigin_Widget_Image_Widget”][/siteorigin_widget]   For long Hashimoto’s thyroiditis has been characterized as a well-defined clinicopathologic entity. Though nowadays it is considered a heterogeneous disease (has several etiologies). There are different variants of Hashimoto thyroiditis: – fibrous, fibrous atrophic (Ord’s disease), or goitrous forms – IgG4 thyroiditis Thyroid autoantibody levels differ between goitrous and atrophic thyroiditis in […]

Depression associated with a significantly increased risk of autoimmune disease

[siteorigin_widget class=”SiteOrigin_Widget_Image_Widget”][/siteorigin_widget] The etiology of autoimmune disease is still a debate and unclear. A population-based study including approximately 1.1 million people was conducted using linked Danish registries to investigate the association between depression and the risk of autoimmune disease. The findings show that depression to be associated with a significantly increased risk of autoimmune disease, compared […]