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Disease Postpartum Thyroiditis

Name Postpartum Thyroiditis
Synonyms Post-partum Thyroiditides | Postpartum Thyroiditides | Post partum Thyroiditis | Post-partum Thyroiditis | Thyroiditides, Postpartum | Thyroiditides, Post-partum | Thyroiditis, Postpartum | Thyroiditis, Post-partum
Definition Transient autoimmune thyroiditis occurring in the POSTPARTUM PERIOD. It is characterized by the presence of high titers of AUTOANTIBODIES against THYROID PEROXIDASE and THYROGLOBULIN. Clinical signs include the triphasic thyroid hormone pattern: beginning with THYROTOXICOSIS, followed with HYPOTHYROIDISM, then return to euthyroid state by 1 year postpartum.
Categories Endocrine system disease | Pregnancy complication
MeSH® ID D050032

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1. DiseasesFemale Urogenital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pregnancy Complications Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Puerperal Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Postpartum Thyroiditis
2. DiseasesEndocrine System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Thyroid Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Thyroiditis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Thyroiditis, Autoimmune Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Postpartum Thyroiditis

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