Carbimazole and autoantibody synthesis in Hashimoto's thyroiditis.


Serum thyroxine, thyrotrophin, and thyroid microsomal antibody levels were measured in 20 patients with Hashimoto's thyroiditis and hypothyroidism before, during, and after treatment with carbimazole or placebo. Thyroid microsomal antibody levels fell during treatment in the 10 patients who received carbimazole, while serum thyroxine and thyrotrophin levels… (More)


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@article{McGregor1980CarbimazoleAA, title={Carbimazole and autoantibody synthesis in Hashimoto's thyroiditis.}, author={A. M. McGregor and H. K. Ibbertson and B. R. Smith and Ros Hall}, journal={British medical journal}, year={1980}, volume={281 6246}, pages={968-9} }