Immunoregulatory T cells, LFA-3 and HLA-DR in autoimmune thyroid diseases

@inproceedings{Nada2014ImmunoregulatoryTC,
  title={Immunoregulatory T cells, LFA-3 and HLA-DR in autoimmune thyroid diseases},
  author={Aml Mohamed Nada and Maha Hammouda},
  booktitle={Indian journal of endocrinology and metabolism},
  year={2014}
}
AIM The aim of the present study was to examine the changes in the expression of T-cell activation markers, namely CD4+ CD25+ and CD8+ in patients with AITD, namely Graves' disease and Hashimoto's thyroiditis as well as colloid nodular goitre. HLA-DR, LFA-3, and peripheral total lymphocytic count are also measured. MATERIALS AND METHODS We compared the expression of CD4, CD25, and CD8 surface markers in peripheral blood lymphocyte in Graves' disease and Hashimoto's thyroiditis as autoimmune… CONTINUE READING