Disease Information for Thyroiditis, postpartum type

Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Head and Neck Soft Tissue Mass
Lump in Cervical Area
Neck Mass
Neck Mass Anterior Midline
Agalactia/Lactation failure
Lactation suppression/nursing mother/complaint
Enlarged thyroid gland
Goiter/thyroid enlargement/mass
Tender painful thyroid
Thyroid Mass
Thyroid nodule or lump
Thyromegaly/Symmetric enlargement
Palate edema/Soft palate
Palate Erythema/Soft Palate
Warm/Extremities dry/warm to touch
Neck pain
Neck/throat pain/anterior
Pharyngeal edema/throat swelling
Sore throat/Pharyngitis
Sore Throat/Throat Pain
Tender larynx/palpation
Throat Conditions
Clinical Presentation & Variations
Presentation/Thyrotoxicosis Post-partum Woman
Presentation/Transient Hyperthyroidism Spontaneous Resolved
Presentation/Uptake RAI Low Toxic patient High T4
Presentation/Postpartum Persistent Anxiety then Depression
Fever and High Sed Rate
Disease Progression
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Postpartum status
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Adult Aged Only
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
High T4, High T3, Low RAIU scan (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
TSH/Thyroid stimulating hormone (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
ANA/Antinuclear antibody/Fluorescent ANA (Lab)
Anti-Nuclear Antibody (ANA)
Calcitonin plasma/serum (Lab)
Free T4 (Lab)
FTI/Free Thyroxin Index (Lab)
IGG/Immunoglobulin G (Lab)
Sed Rate/ESR/Sedimentation rate (Lab)
Thyroglobulin (Lab)
Thyroxin/T4 (Lab)
Tri-iodothyronine/T3 as Resin Uptake (Lab)
Diagnostic Test Results
Isotope Scan
Isotope/RAI Uptake low/thyroid scan (I 123)
Isotope/Thyroid Scan Abnormal
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Goiter simple/non-endemic
Hyperthyroidism (Graves disease)
Thyroid adenoma
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid malignancy/carcinoma
Thyroiditis, Hashimoto's
Associated Disease & Complications
Hyperthyroid status
Thyroiditis, postpartum type
Disease Mechanism & Classification
CLASS/Endocrine gland (category)
CLASS/Thyroid gland disorder (ex)
Pathophysiology/AIRE gene locus 21q22.3
Pathophysiology/Gene locus 21q22.3
Pathophysiology/Gene locus chromosome 21
Pathophysiology/Gene Locus Identified/OMIM database
Pathophysiology/Genomic indentifiers (polymorphism/snip/mutations)
PROCESS/Allergy/collagen/autoimmune (category)
PROCESS/Autoimmune disorder (ex)
PROCESS/Complicating disorder (ex)
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