Vol. 33 (4) 2012 Neuro endocrinology letters

The prevalence of thyroid nodular disease in patients with increased titers of anti-thyroidal peroxidase antibodies.

OBJECTIVES: The aim of our study was to evaluate the possible association between autoimmunity and thyroid nodular disease (TND).

DESIGN AND SETTING: We conducted a study on 58 patients who were treated in outpatient setting at the Department of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Internal Medicine. Serum samples were .....