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Is hashimoto autoimmune thyroiditis preventable?If a mother has it and she has 4 daughters what are the chances-how many do you think will develope it

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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Hashimotos

A number of people carry the antibody but do not manifest the disease.
It is likely that a quarter of you will inherit the antibodies.

In brief: Hashimotos

A number of people carry the antibody but do not manifest the disease.
It is likely that a quarter of you will inherit the antibodies.
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
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