Thyroid involvement in chronic inflammatory rheumatological disorders

  title={Thyroid involvement in chronic inflammatory rheumatological disorders},
  author={Giampaolo Bianchi and Giulio Marchesini and Marco Zoli and M. C. Falasconi and Tiziana Iervese and Francesco Vecchi and Donatella Magalotti and Silvia Ferri},
  journal={Clinical Rheumatology},
The association between rheumatological and thyroid disorders has long been known, the most common being the association of rheumatoid arthritis and autoimmune thyroiditis. Little is known as to possible thyroid involvement in other rheumatological disease of possible autoimmune aetiology, such as psoriatic arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis. We measured thyroid volume and function as well as the prevalence of anti-microsome and anti-thyroglobulin antibodies in 107 consecutive patients with… CONTINUE READING
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