Postpartum Thyroiditis


Post partum Thyroiditis

Post-partum Thyroiditides

Post-partum Thyroiditis

Postpartum Thyroiditides

Thyroiditides, Post-partum

Thyroiditides, Postpartum

Thyroiditis, Post-partum

Thyroiditis, Postpartum

Transient autoimmune thyroiditis occurring in the POSTPARTUM PERIOD. It is characterized by the presence of high titers of AUTOANTIBODIES against THYROID PEROXIDASE and THYROGLOBULIN. Clinical signs include the triphasic thyroid hormone pattern: beginning with THYROTOXICOSIS, followed with HYPOTHYROIDISM, then return to euthyroid state by 1 year postpartum.