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Autoimmune Thyroiditis with Graves Disease Associated with Immune Reconstitution During HIV Therapy

Purpose:

To evaluate an HIV-positive patient for autoimmune thyroiditis as an immune restoration syndrome associated with HAART.

Specialty:

Endocrinology, Nutrition & Dermatology
Clinical Laboratory

Objective:

clinical diagnosis, including family history for genetics, differential diagnosis and mimics, red flags

ICD-10:

B20-B24, E05.0

Description:

A patient with HIV disease may develop active autoimmune thyroiditis during immune restoration associated with highly-active antiretroviral therapy (HAART). It is associated with an expansion of CD4-positive T cells.

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