Evaluation of Autoimmune Thyroid Disease in Patients with Mitral Valve Prolapse

@inproceedings{Batu2015EvaluationOA,
  title={Evaluation of Autoimmune Thyroid Disease in Patients with Mitral Valve Prolapse},
  author={Serdal Baştuğ and Cenk Sarı and Abdullah Nabi Aslan and Nihal Akar Bayram and H{\"u}seyin M Ayhan and Hacı Ahmet Kasapkara and Emine Senkaya Bilen and Telat Keleş and Tahir Durmaz and Engin Bozkurt},
  year={2015}
}
Objective: The high incidence of non-organ specific autoantibodies in patients with mitral valve prolapse (MVP) may suggest an association between MVP and autoimmune diseases. A higher incidence of MVP in patients with chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis and Graves’ disease has been demonstrated in various studies. In particular, an increased incidence of MVP… CONTINUE READING