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Can the systemic immune-inflammation index be used as a novel diagnostic tool in the diagnosis of subacute thyroiditis?

Biomark Med 2022 Jun 24. Epub 2022 Jun 24.

The Department of Internal Medicine, The Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism, Uşak University School of Medicine, Uşak, 64200, Turkey.

To evaluate systemic inflammatory parameters derived from hematological parameters in the diagnosis and prognosis of subacute thyroiditis (SAT). Demographic and laboratory data of 170 patients with SAT and 91 healthy control subjects were analysed retrospectively. The authors compared inflammatory parameters and thyroid function tests between SAT and control groups. Read More

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Differential Diagnosis of Thyrotoxicosis by Machine Learning Models with Laboratory Findings.

Diagnostics (Basel) 2022 Jun 15;12(6). Epub 2022 Jun 15.

Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Yeouido St. Mary's Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, 10 63-ro, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul 07345, Korea.

Differential diagnosis of thyrotoxicosis is essential because therapeutic approaches differ based on disease etiology. We aimed to perform differential diagnosis of thyrotoxicosis using machine learning algorithms with initial laboratory findings. This is a retrospective study through medical records. Read More

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A Case Report of Concurrent Graves' Disease and Subacute Thyroiditis Following SARS-CoV-2 Vaccination: An Autoimmune/Inflammatory Syndrome (ASIA).

Endocr Metab Immune Disord Drug Targets 2022 Jun 21. Epub 2022 Jun 21.

Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Faculty of Medicine, Başkent University, Ankara, Turkey.

Background: The response against adjuvants in vaccines is presented as autoimmune/inflammatory syndrome (ASIA). In this case report, we presented both SAT and Graves' disease in a patient as ASIA following the BNT162b2 mRNA COVID-19 vaccination.

Case Presentation: A 31-year-old woman was admitted to the endocrinology outpatient clinic with the complaint of neck pain following the second dose of the BNT162B2 SARS-CoV-2 (Pfizer/BioNTech) vaccine. Read More

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COVID-19 and thyroid disease: An infodemiological pilot study.

World J Methodol 2022 May 20;12(3):99-106. Epub 2022 May 20.

Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Elena Venizelou Hospital, Athens GR-11521, Greece.

Background: Google Trends searches for symptoms and/or diseases may reflect actual disease epidemiology. Recently, Google Trends searches for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)-associated terms have been linked to the epidemiology of COVID-19. Some studies have linked COVID-19 with thyroid disease. Read More

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Subacute Thyroiditis After Receiving Inactivated Virus Vaccine for COVID-19.

J Community Hosp Intern Med Perspect 2022 12;12(2):14-17. Epub 2022 Apr 12.

Islamabad Medical Complex NESCOM, Islamabad, Pakistan.

The spread of SARS-COVID 19 infection has resulted in accelerated efforts at development and dissemination of vaccines throughout the globe. These vaccines have different mechanisms of actions and their efficacy and side effects are being monitored. There have been rare reports in literature of thyroid dysfunction after COVID-19 vaccine administration. Read More

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Early Thyroid Volume Reduction in Subacute Thyroiditis Can be a Potential Indicator for Hypothyroidism.

Front Endocrinol (Lausanne) 2022 30;13:888018. Epub 2022 May 30.

Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Chonnam National University Medical School, Gwangju, South Korea.

Background: Thyroid volume has been reported to decrease significantly after episodes of subacute thyroiditis (SAT); however, the relationship between thyroid volume and hypothyroidism remains unclear. This study assessed the association between thyroid volume changes and the hypothyroid phase in patients with SAT, a condition that can progress to persistent hypothyroidism.

Methods: This retrospective study evaluated 37 patients diagnosed with SAT at the Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism of Chonnam National University Hwasun Hospital (CNUHH) between 2016 and 2021. Read More

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Evaluation of the diagnostic features and clinical course of COVID-19 vaccine-associated subacute thyroiditis.

Hormones (Athens) 2022 Jun 16. Epub 2022 Jun 16.

Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Health Sciences, Diskapi Yildirim Beyazit Training and Research Hospital, Ziraat Mahallesi, Şht. Ömer Halisdemir Blv No. 1, 06110, AltindagAnkara, Turkey.

Objective: This study aimed to identify cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine-associated subacute thyroiditis (SAT) during the active vaccination period of the pandemic, analyze the characteristics of these cases, and compare them with cases of non-vaccine associated SAT diagnosed in the same period.

Methods: A total of 55 patients diagnosed with SAT in our outpatient clinic between February and October, 2021, were included in this retrospective single-center study.

Results: Of the study population, 16 (29. Read More

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A Case of Painless Subacute Thyroiditis Presenting as Fever of Unknown Origin.

Cureus 2022 May 12;14(5):e24949. Epub 2022 May 12.

Internal Medicine, Rochester Regional Health, Rochester, USA.

Subacute thyroiditis (SAT) is characterized by severe pain in the anterior aspect of the neck and tenderness is present during the thyroid gland's palpation. It is commonly caused by viruses including mumps, measles, rubella, coxsackievirus, influenza, and Epstein-Barr virus (EBV). Painless subacute thyroiditis is rare and can present as a fever of unknown origin (FUO). Read More

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Subacute thyroiditis after SARS-CoV-2 vaccination: report of two clinical cases.

Med Clin (Engl Ed) 2022 Jun 6;158(12):e13-e14. Epub 2022 Jun 6.

Servicio de Endocrinología y Nutrición, Hospital Virgen de la Luz, Cuenca, Spain.

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A Case of Subacute Thyroiditis following COVID-19 Infection.

Case Rep Endocrinol 2022 31;2022:2211061. Epub 2022 May 31.

Norman Endocrinology Associates, Norman, OK, USA.

/. Since the start of the pandemic, COVID-19 has been associated with several postinfection complications. Subacute thyroiditis (SAT) is an inflammatory disorder of the thyroid that has been reported in the literature following COVID-19 infection. Read More

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Subacute thyroiditis after COVID-19 vaccination.

Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin (Engl Ed) 2022 Jun-Jul;40(6):345

Dr DY Patil University, Pune, India.

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Subacute thyroiditis and COVID-19 vaccines: a case/non-case study.

Endocrine 2022 Jun 9. Epub 2022 Jun 9.

Osakidetza Basque Health Service, Galdakao-Usansolo Hospital, Basque Country Pharmacovigilance Unit, Biocruces Bizkaia Health Research Institute, Barrio Labeaga 46 A, Galdakao, 48960, Spain.

Purpose: Some case reports have suggested a possible association between COVID-19 vaccines and subacute thyroiditis (SAT), however, to our knowledge, no study has analyzed this possible relationship. This study aimed to analyze whether a disproportionate number of cases of SAT were reported in the EudraVigilance database for four COVID-19 vaccines (BNT162b2, mRNA-1273 ChAdOx1-S or Ad26.COV2. Read More

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Endocrine and Metabolic Manifestations of COVID-19 Patients Admitted to an Intensive Care Unit.

Cureus 2022 May 3;14(5):e24702. Epub 2022 May 3.

Department of Pathology, Dayanand Medical College and Hospital, Ludhiana, IND.

Context: The effects of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) on the endocrine system remain uncertain.

Objective: Our study aimed to explore the possible effects of COVID-19 on endocrine organs and to determine the impact of glycemic status, 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels, calcium levels, and thyroid dysfunction on the final outcome of patients with COVID-19.

Design And Methods: This single-center, retrospective study evaluated endocrine function abnormalities in 102 patients hospitalized with COVID-19 in the intensive care unit (ICU). Read More

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Subacute thyroiditis after anti-SARS-CoV-2 (Ad5-nCoV) vaccine.

Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin (Engl Ed) 2022 May 19. Epub 2022 May 19.

Departamento de Medicina Interna, Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Médicas y Nutrición «Salvador Zubirán», Mexico City, Mexico. Electronic address:

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Recurrent Subacute Thyroiditis in a Patient With Human Leukocyte Antigen-associated Predisposition to Graves Disease.

AACE Clin Case Rep 2022 May-Jun;8(3):113-115. Epub 2021 Dec 16.

Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Yokohama City University School of Medicine, Yokohama, Japan.

Background: Subacute thyroiditis (SAT) followed by Graves disease (GD) is a rare condition. We report the case of a patient with recurrent SAT with human leukocyte antigen (HLA)-associated predisposition to GD.

Case Report: A 28-year-old Japanese woman presented with neck pain and hyperthyroidism symptoms. Read More

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December 2021

Not Just "COVID Anxiety": A Case of Subacute Thyroiditis in a Patient Recovering From SARS-CoV-2 Infection.

Cureus 2022 Apr 18;14(4):e24236. Epub 2022 Apr 18.

Internal Medicine, Khyber Teaching Hospital, Peshawar, PAK.

Subacute thyroiditis (SAT) is an uncommon, granulomatous, inflammatory thyroid disorder. It usually presents with anterior neck and/or jaw pain, diffusely tender goiter, fever, fatigue, myalgia, and anorexia. Most patients with SAT initially develop symptoms and signs of hyperthyroidism which usually subsides within a few weeks with or without going through a transient phase of hypothyroidism. Read More

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Subacute thyroiditis associated with thyrotoxic periodic paralysis after COVID-19 vaccination: a case report.

Endocrinol Diabetes Metab Case Rep 2022 May 1;2022. Epub 2022 May 1.

Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Sapporo City General Hospital, Sapporo, Japan.

Summary: We report a 26-year-old Japanese man who visited our outpatient clinic presenting fever immediately after i.m. injection of the second dose of a coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine (Moderna®). Read More

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Cellular Immunity In Subacute Thyroiditis: A New Perspective Through Neopterin.

Clin Exp Immunol 2022 May 16. Epub 2022 May 16.

Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Faculty of Medicine, Eskisehir, Turkey.

Subacute thyroiditis (SAT) is an inflammatory disorder of the thyroid gland. Although its etiology is not fully understood, it is believed to occur shortly after viral infections and is mostly associated with human leukocyte antigen (HLA)-B*35. Cellular immunity is prominent in SAT. Read More

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Subacute thyroiditis paranchime heterogeneity may mask thyroid nodules and higher EU-TIRADS scores.

Endocrine 2022 May 12. Epub 2022 May 12.

University of Health Sciences, Diskapi Yildirim Beyazit Training and Research Hospital, Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Ankara, Turkey.

Purpose: Nonhomogenous and ill-defined hypoechoic areas are typical ultrasonographic features of subacute thyroiditis (SAT). Evaluating a thyroid nodule accurately in this heterogeneous paranchime may be troublesome. This study aims to compare thyroid nodules, their characteristics, and European Thyroid Imaging and Reporting Data System (EU-TIRADS) categories at the time of the diagnosis and in the remission of SAT. Read More

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Factors affecting recurrence in subacute granulomatous thyroiditis.

Arch Endocrinol Metab 2022 May 12. Epub 2022 May 12.

Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Faculty of Medicine, Ondokuz Mayıs University, Samsun, Turkey.

Objective: This study aimed to evaluate the factors affecting recurrence in subacute granulomatous thyroiditis (SAT).

Methods: A total of 137 patients with SAT were enrolled in the study; 98 (71.5%) were women and 39 (28. Read More

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Subacute thyroiditis after SARS-CoV-2 BNT162b2 vaccine in a multiple myeloma patient.

SAGE Open Med Case Rep 2022 24;10:2050313X221091392. Epub 2022 Apr 24.

Department of Hematology, Bursa City Hospital, Bursa, Turkey.

Viral infections emerge in the pathogenesis of subacute thyroiditis. Aside from this, subacute thyroiditis following vaccines utilizing inactivated viruses has been shown on rare occasions. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, several vaccines have been developed all over the world; mass and unprecedented vaccination has thus been initiated. Read More

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Differences in Clinical Aspects Between Subacute Thyroiditis Associated with COVID-19 Vaccines and Classical Subacute Thyroiditis.

Horm Metab Res 2022 Jun 1;54(6):380-388. Epub 2022 May 1.

Endocrinology, Zonguldak Bülent Ecevit University Faculty of Medicine, Zonguldak, Turkey.

Subacute thyroiditis (SAT) developed after SARS-CoV-2 vaccines has been less studied. We aimed to compare classical SAT and SAT developed after SARS-CoV-2 vaccines in the context of clinical aspects. Adults with SAT detected in 90 days of COVID-19 vaccination (CoronaVac or Pfizer/BioNTech) were grouped as Vac-SAT. Read More

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Reply: Subacute thyroiditis after anti-SARS-CoV-2 (Ad5-nCoV) vaccine.

Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin (Engl Ed) 2022 Jun-Jul;40(6):345-346. Epub 2022 Apr 26.

Departamento de Medicina Interna, Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Médicas y Nutrición «Salvador Zubirán», Mexico City, Mexico. Electronic address:

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Subacute thyroiditis presenting as a painful suspicious thyroid nodule.

Endocrinol Diabetes Metab Case Rep 2022 Apr 1;2022. Epub 2022 Apr 1.

Department of Endocrinology, Changi General Hospital, Singapore, Singapore.

Summary: We report a case of subacute thyroiditis in a 40-year-old female who initially presented with painful thyroid nodules without clinical and biochemical evidence of hyperthyroidism. Thyroid ultrasound was done to evaluate the thyroid nodules and fine-needle aspiration (FNA) was performed in view of the suspicious features. As the FNA showed a follicular lesion of undetermined significance or atypia of undetermined significance (FLUS/AUS, Bethesda III), she was advised for surgical excision. Read More

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The New Entity of Subacute Thyroiditis amid the COVID-19 Pandemic: From Infection to Vaccine.

Diagnostics (Basel) 2022 Apr 12;12(4). Epub 2022 Apr 12.

Department of Bacteriology-Virology-Parasitology, University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Craiova, 200349 Craiova, Romania.

This is a review of full-length articles strictly concerning subacute thyroiditis (SAT) in relation to the SARS-CoV-2 virus infection (SVI) and COVID-19 vaccine (COV) that were published between the 1st of March 2020 and the 21st of March 2022 in PubMed-indexed journals. A total of 161 cases were reported as follows: 81 cases of SAT-SVI (2 retrospective studies, 5 case series, and 29 case reports), 80 respective cases of SAT-COV (1 longitudinal study, 14 case series, 17 case reports; also, 1 prospective study included 12 patients, with 6 patients in each category). To our knowledge, this represents the largest cohort of reported cases until the present time. Read More

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The diagnostic value of blood cell-derived indexes in subacute thyroiditis patients with thyrotoxicosis: a retrospective study.

Ann Transl Med 2022 Mar;10(6):322

Department of Endocrinology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Guangxi Medical University, Nanning, China.

Background: Both subacute thyroiditis (SAT) and Graves' disease (GD) can lead to thyrotoxicosis, but the methods to distinguish these two diseases are relatively complex. Therefore, it is necessary to find biomarkers which can quickly and efficiently identify the two kinds of thyrotoxicosis. Blood cell-derived indexes are widely used to evaluate systemic inflammation. Read More

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Two Case Reports of Subacute Thyroiditis after Receiving Vaccine for COVID-19.

Case Rep Endocrinol 2022 14;2022:3180004. Epub 2022 Apr 14.

Philipps-University Marburg, Endocrinology Baldingerstraße, 35043 Marburg, Germany.

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, caused by a coronavirus named SARS-CoV-2, has struck the planet with great force. As of December 2019, the virus has made its devasting route across all continents . In January 2022, the World Health Organization (WHO) registered over 5. Read More

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Subacute thyroiditis following recovery from COVID-19 infection: novel clinical findings from an Eastern Indian cohort.

Postgrad Med J 2022 Apr 15. Epub 2022 Apr 15.

Cardiology, HealthWorld Hospitals, Durgapur, West Bengal, India.

Objective: Recent reports have suggested a link between COVID-19 infection and subacute thyroiditis (SAT). We aimed to describe variations in clinical and biochemical parameters in patients developing post-COVID SAT.

Design: Ours was a combined retrospective-prospective study on patients presenting with SAT within 3 months of recovery from COVID-19 infection, who were subsequently followed up for a further 6 months since diagnosis of SAT. Read More

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Graves Disease Following Subacute Thyroiditis in a Chinese Man.

AACE Clin Case Rep 2022 Mar-Apr;8(2):73-77. Epub 2021 Oct 20.

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Bone and Mineral Disorders, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Michigan.

Background/objective: The development of Graves disease (GD) after subacute thyroiditis (SAT) is rare, with approximately 31 reported cases, of which only 5 occurred in men. We describe a case of GD diagnosed based on newly elevated thyroid-stimulating immunoglobulin (TSI) and thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) receptor autoantibody (TRAb) levels after SAT.

Case Report: A 32-year-old Chinese man presented with right anterior neck pain, swelling, sore throat, cough, and fever. Read More

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October 2021

Association of Human Leukocyte Antigen Genotypes with Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Vaccine-Induced Subacute Thyroiditis.

Thyroid 2022 Jun 9;32(6):640-647. Epub 2022 May 9.

Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Hacettepe University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey.

Despite mass vaccination, severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) vaccine-induced subacute thyroiditis (SAT) is rarely seen as a complication. The reason why some individuals are susceptible to developing vaccine-induced SAT is not known. SAT develops in genetically predisposed individuals who carry specific human leukocyte antigen (HLA) haplotypes. Read More

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