Frequency of autoimmune thyroid disease in chronic urticaria.

  title={Frequency of autoimmune thyroid disease in chronic urticaria.},
  author={Iram Saddiqa Aamir and Shoaib Tauheed and Farrukh Majid and Alina Atif},
  journal={Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons--Pakistan : JCPSP},
  volume={20 3},
OBJECTIVE To determine the frequency of autoimmune thyroid disease in diagnosed cases of chronic urticaria (CU) and the association between hypothyroidism and chronic urticaria if any. STUDY DESIGN Non-interventional, descriptive study. PLACE AND DURATION OF STUDY Department of Physiology, Dow University of Health Sciences, Karachi, from December 2004 to January 2006. METHODOLOGY The patients were selected from Department of Dermatology and Medical Units of Civil Hospital, Jinnah… CONTINUE READING


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