Definitions

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  • proper n. A surname.

Etymologies

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Japanese 橋本, literally "base of bridge".

Examples

  • The majority of hypothyroid disease is actually an autoimmune disease called Hashimoto thyroiditis.

    Dr. Andrew Lange: How Thyroid Medications Can Destroy Your Thyroid

  • On a side note: doctors who fail to ascertain the presence of an autoimmune attack on the thyroid, called Hashimoto's disease, can also miss the reality when they solely rely on the TSH, since the result can be normal one time, and high or low another due to the die off of thyroid cells from the attack.

    TSH: Thyroid Stimulating Hooey & The Loss of Wisdom

  • In this country, the most common cause of hypothyroidism is a condition called Hashimoto's thyroiditis.

    The Body's Traffic Cop

  • Almost all of the rabbits had slowly developed a disease that mimicked the human disorder known as Hashimoto’s thyroiditis.

    The Autoimmune Epidemic

  • Chronic autoimmune thyroiditis, commonly called Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, occurs when the immune system attacks the thyroid gland, resulting in low levels of these hormones hypothyroidism.

    OUR BODIES, OURSELVES

  • The presence of thyroid peroxidase antibodies in your blood suggests that the cause of thyroid disease is due to an autoimmune disorder such as Hashimoto's disease or Graves 'disease.

    All MayoClinic.com Topics

  • Your doctor may also order a thyroid peroxidase test if you are pregnant and have a thyroid disease such as Hashimoto's disease or Graves 'disease.

    All MayoClinic.com Topics

  • Autoimmune Hypothyroidism, such as Hashimoto's Thyroiditis, can only be detected by testing the levels of thyroid antibodies in the bloodstream.

    Discussion Forum - TuDiabetes

  • The January issue, which is available as a free download here, offers a wealth of information about thyroid dysfunction such as Hashimoto's thyroiditis, hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism, thyroid cancer, thyroid nodules, and the critical role a healthy thyroid plays in infancy and pregnancy.

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

  • Hypothyroidism and autoimmune disorders such as Hashimoto's thyroiditis have been linked to excess soy intake in several animal studies.

    Brain Blogger

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