When antithyroid positivity was compared with the percentage of hypothyroid, hyperthyroid and euthyroid, out of 60, 14 were hypothyroid and antithyroid antibody
positive which comes roughly about 93.3 % of hypothyroid cases with FNAC proven thyroiditis were tested positive for anti-thyroperoxidase antibody.
Thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) and free thyroid hormone levels were in the reference range, with high antithyroid antibody
The main diagnostic criterion is antithyroid antibody
The patient's clinical activity score (CAS) was determined, and thyroid function tests, antithyroid antibody
levels, and B lymphocytes were evaluated.
Taccaliti et al., "Antithyroid antibody
tests for hyperthyroidism.
Furthermore, the binding is relatively specific, as antithyroid antibody
and antibodies from healthy individuals show no evidence of binding to embryos.
Effect of L-thyroxine administration on antithyroid antibody
levels, lipid profile, and thyroid volume in patients with Hashimoto's thyroiditis.
Agarwal MM, Dhatt GS, Punnose J, Bishawi B, Zayed R.Thyroid function abnormalities and antithyroid antibody
prevalence in pregnant women at high risk for gestational diabetes mellitus.
Hashimoto's encephalopathy is the term used to describe a steroid-responsive encephalopathy of presumed autoimmune origin characterised by high serum antithyroid antibody
In line with this hypothesis, it has been shown that pregnancy rate of women with antithyroid antibody
was the same as normal controls but they experienced high rates of abortion afterwards (7,17).
This suggests that, based on antithyroid antibody
status alone, smokers would tend to have higher [T.sub.4] levels than nonsmokers.
Factors that proved unrelated to loss of vision in patients with severe Graves' ophthalmopathy included age, body weight, type of thyroid dysfunction, smoking status, duration of Graves' ophthalmopathy and thyroid disease, antithyroid antibody
levels, and the presence of double vision or ocular proptosis.