The Role of Vitamin D on Thyroid Antibodies in Patients with Chronic Autoimmune Thyroiditis


  • Nino Turashvili Department of Medicine, Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University
  • Lali Javashvili Cortex Clinic Ltd
  • Elene Giorgadze Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, National Institute of Endocrinology



Vitamin D deficiency is a global problem, which has taken the form of apandemic. Existing data indicate that vitamin D is not only a nutrient. Ithas also a hormone-specific activity. Vitamin D is characterized by antiinflammatory and immunomodulatory properties. Chronic autoimmunethyroiditis is a disease of autoimmune genesis, in which lymphocyticinfiltration gradually destroys thyroid tissue. There are some evidencesabout vitamin D deficiency and the development of chronic autoimmunethyroiditis. The article has reviewed the current literature about the impactand the benefits of vitamin D on thyroid antibodies levels.


Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, Chronic autoimmune thyroiditis, Vitamin D


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How to Cite

Turashvili, N., Javashvili, L., & Giorgadze, E. (2022). The Role of Vitamin D on Thyroid Antibodies in Patients with Chronic Autoimmune Thyroiditis. Journal of Endocrinology Research, 4(1), 16–23.





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