ea0070oc8.4 | Environmental Endocrinology | ECE2020
, Skalniak Anna
, Hubalewska-Dydejczyk Alicja
Introduction: Hashimoto’s thyroiditis (HT) is a complex disease which is caused by genetic as well as environmental factors. While the genetic predisposition to HT has been extensively investigated, the influence of most environmental factors still needs to be evaluated. Based on our previous study, we did not find any correlation between HT and the fact of cigarette smoking or the number of pack-years. We did, however, find a significant correlation between the age of s...