Hashimotis Thyroiditis is authoimune
disorder in which immune system attack thyroid gland
which results in Hypothyriodism, and raised Anti – TPO
Generally it is adult disease mainly suffering group is
But above 10 yrs. Some children may also get affected.
But it is rare below 10 of age, but sign, symptoms and
findings as well as complications are same in all age
group. Sometimes Hashimotos Thyroiditis is associated
with Hemolytic Anemia Thalassemia Trait or Iron
deficiency an anemia.
Keywords : Hashimotos Thyroiditis, Autoimmune disorder, anti TPO Antibodies, Microcytic Anemia, Hypothyroidism, Hyperthyroidism.