Post COVID-19 Subacute thyroiditis: A case report

  • Mohammed A. Abusaiba Faculty of Medicine, University of Kufa, Al-Najaf, Iraq.
  • Najah R. Hadi Faculty of Medicine, University of Kufa, Al-Najaf, Iraq. http://orcid.org/0000-0002-8415-5311
  • Jan Fedacko Faculty of Medicine, Safrik University, Slovakia.
  • Ram B. Singh Halberg Hospital and Research Institute, Moradabad, India.
  • Hayder A. Al-Aubaidy School of Life Sciences, La Trobe University, VIC, 3086, Australia.

Abstract

Subacute thyroiditis is a non-suppurative inflammation of the thyroid gland, which usually develops after viral infection to the upper respiratory tract, accompanied by pain in the neck radiated to the jaw and fever. This is a case report study for a 43-year-old woman, who developed subacute thyroiditis 6 weeks following coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
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Published
2021-10-26
How to Cite
ABUSAIBA, Mohammed A. et al. Post COVID-19 Subacute thyroiditis: A case report. Journal of Contemporary Medical Sciences, [S.l.], v. 7, n. 5, oct. 2021. ISSN 2413-0516. Available at: <http://www.jocms.org/index.php/jcms/article/view/1088>. Date accessed: 07 dec. 2021. doi: https://doi.org/10.22317/jcms.v7i5.1088.