Thyroid function and autoimmunity in pernicious anemia before and during cyanocobalamin treatment.

@article{Ottesen1995ThyroidFA,
  title={Thyroid function and autoimmunity in pernicious anemia before and during cyanocobalamin treatment.},
  author={Michael Mundt Ottesen and Ulla Friis Feldt-Rasmussen and Jesper D Andersen and Erik Hippe and A Schouboe},
  journal={Journal of endocrinological investigation},
  year={1995},
  volume={18 2},
  pages={91-7}
}
Out of 35 consecutive patients with decreased plasma-cobalamin 22 had newly diagnosed overt pernicious anemia (PA) six of which had a known history of thyroid disease. At referral, 5 of these 6 were thyroid peroxidase antibody (TPOAb)-positive and 2 were thyroglobulin antibody (TgAb)-positive, while none were thyroid stimulating antibody (TSAb)-positive (an overall autoantibody appearance of 83.3%). Fifty percent of the 22 patients had TPOAb and 13.6% had TgAb compared to 18.2% and 4.5… CONTINUE READING
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