hrp0092p1-287 | Thyroid (1) | ESPE2019

The Comparison of Natural Course Thyroid Autoimmunity in Children and Adults with Type 1 Diabetes: From the Diabetes Onset Up to Five Years of its Duration

Niechcial Elzbieta , Frontczak Anita Rogowicz- , Pilacinski Stanislaw , Fichna Piotr , Zozulinska-Ziólkiewicz Dorota

Introduction: Individuals with type 1 diabetes (T1D) are at higher risk of developing other autoimmune disease, including autoimmune thyroid diseases (AITD). The incidence of Hashimoto among people with T1D varies between 8 and 50%, depending on gender, age and ethnicity.Aim: To evaluate prevalence of anti-thyroid peroxidase (anti-TPO) and its correlation to the presence of thyroid dysfunction in children and adults ...