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Gluten elimination improves autoimmune thyroditis? Hashitomoto's. Can it be reversed forever?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: No it does not.

There is absolutely no relationship with "gluten" elimination, gluten enteropathy, and hashimoto's thyroiditis.
Most people with hashimoto's thyroiditis do not relize that antibodies can fluctuate wildly with time. I have had hundreds of patients over 25 years with stong fm hx for hypothyroidism, who have had low level thyroiditis disappear and reappear. No relation with gluten exists!

In brief: No it does not.

There is absolutely no relationship with "gluten" elimination, gluten enteropathy, and hashimoto's thyroiditis.
Most people with hashimoto's thyroiditis do not relize that antibodies can fluctuate wildly with time. I have had hundreds of patients over 25 years with stong fm hx for hypothyroidism, who have had low level thyroiditis disappear and reappear. No relation with gluten exists!
Dr. Thomas Namey
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Dr. Thomas Namey
A significant number of autimmune diseases will have an increased frequency of other aut0immune disease. No linage between the two has been shown!
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