granulomatous thyroiditis

granulomatous thyroiditis

granulomatous thyroiditis

De Quervain's thyroiditis, giant cell thyroiditis, pseudotuberculous thyroiditis, subacute thyroiditis Endocrinology Thyroid inflammation possibly of viral origin, more common in ♀, age 30–50 Clinical Sore throat, dysphagia, marked tenderness on palpation, often accompanied by fever, malaise, pressure Sx, mild hypothyroidism. See Thyroiditis.
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Inflammatory lesions were the indication for thyroidectomy in 81 cases which include 1 case of granulomatous thyroiditis (1.
Hashimoto's thyroiditis, Reidel's thyroiditis and granulomatous thyroiditis were each 0.
Thyroid antibody tests may help in equivocal situations, such as a normal radioiodine study in hyperthyroidism or evaluating the cause of hypothyroidism when infiltrative disorders, Reidel's thyroiditis, or subacute granulomatous thyroiditis are suspected.
This entity which is known by many names, including de Quervain's thyroiditis, painful thyroiditis, giant cell thyroiditis, and granulomatous thyroiditis, is caused by a viral infection of the thyroid and often appears after an upper respiratory tract infection.
Hashimoto's thyroiditis is the predominant inflammatory lesion while subacute lymphocytic thyroiditis, subacute granulomatous thyroiditis, post-partum thyroiditis comprise a minor proportion.
Subacute granulomatous thyroiditis (de Quervain's thyroiditis) is an uncommon disease that represents 0.
A normal ESR essentially rules out the diagnosis of subacute granulomatous thyroiditis.
Out of 100 granulomatous lesions 89 were of tubercular origin, 4 cases of granulomatous thyroiditis, 2 cases were of sporotrichosis, 2 cases of leprosy and 1 case each of cat scratch disease, sarcoidosis and granulomatous mastitis.
In benign category, the subcategories Benign Follicular Nodule (BFN) constitute 73%, Lymphocytic Thyroiditis (LT) constitute 23%, granulomatous thyroiditis constitute 2% and in 'Others' include a case of abscess constitutes 2%.