Anticorpi antitiroidei e diabete mellito

Maddalena Peracchi, Francesco Cavagnini, Renato Litta Modignani

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The incidence of circulating thyroid antibodies has been studied in 50 diabetics. The incidence of thyroid microsomal antibodies was significantly higher in insulin-dependent diabetics than in the normal controls. The possible role of autoimmune processes in the pathogenesis of diabetes mellitus is discussed.

Original languagePortuguese
Pages (from-to)923-931
Number of pages9
JournalActa Diabetologica Latina
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1971


  • Autoantibodies
  • Autoimmune diseases
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Hereditary diseases
  • Thyroid antibodies

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Internal Medicine
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • Endocrinology

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