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Thyroiditis, Subacute MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Thyroiditis, Subacute
Tree Number(s)
C19.874.871.900
Unique ID
D013968
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D013968
Annotation
do not confuse entry term DE QUERVAIN THYROIDITIS with DE QUERVAIN DISEASE
Scope Note
Spontaneously remitting inflammatory condition of the THYROID GLAND, characterized by FEVER; MUSCLE WEAKNESS; SORE THROAT; severe thyroid PAIN; and an enlarged damaged gland containing GIANT CELLS. The disease frequently follows a viral infection.
Entry Term(s)
De Quervain Thyroiditis
Giant Cell Thyroiditis
Granulomatous Thyroiditis
Subacute Nonsuppurative Thyroiditis
Subacute Painful Thyroiditis
Previous Indexing
Thyroiditis (1966-1986)
Public MeSH Note
87
History Note
87
Date Established
1987/01/01
Date of Entry
1986/03/26
Revision Date
2006/07/05
Thyroiditis, Subacute Preferred
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