Vol. 39 (8) 2018 Neuro endocrinology letters

Angiotensinogen gene T174M polymorphism is related to Hashimoto's thyroiditis.

OBJECTIVES: The Hashimoto thyroiditis is found to be Th1-related autoimmunity. Recently, it has been proved that the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system (RAAS) may be involved in promoting Th1-mediated autoimmune diseases. However, the role of RAAS in HT pathogenesis remains still unknown. The aim of this study was to determine whether.....