Interferon-Alpha-Induced Destructive Thyroiditis Followed by Graves' Disease in a Patient with Chronic Hepatitis C: A Case Report

Interferon-induced thyroiditis (IIT) is a major clinical problem for patients receiving interferon-alpha (IFN-α) therapy. But, destructive thyroiditis followed by Graves' disease associated with IFN-α therapy is very rarely reported. Herein, we report a rare case of pegylated IFN-α (pegIFN-α) induced destructive thyroiditis followed by Graves' disease in a… CONTINUE READING