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ea0092op-11-05 | Oral Session 11: Autoimmunity / Hyperthyroidism | ETA2023

Association between thyroid function and osteoarthritis: a population-based cohort study

Xu Yanning , Szilagyi Ingrid , Boer Cindy , Sedaghati-Khayat Bahar , Edward Visser W. , van Meurs Joyce , Chaker Layal

Background: Previous genetic and animal studies implied a potential association between thyroid hormone and osteoarthritis (OA), but this has not been confirmed in the general population. We aim to investigate whether thyroid function is associated with hand, hip or knee OA.Methods: We included 9,054 participants from Rotterdam Study with baseline measurement of thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH), free thyroxine (FT4) and radiographs. Joint radiographs we...