Campylobacter jejuni as a cause of acute infectious thyroiditis, on a background of SLE-related end stage renal failure and CMV viraemia: A case report and review of the literature
Acute suppurative thyroiditis is a rare cause of thyroid disease; however it is capable of causing widespread systemic illness, with catastrophic complications. A large number of causative pathogens have been identified, the most common being Staphylococcus and Streptococcal species. We report a rare case of acute suppurative thyroiditis, caused by Campylobacter jejuni in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus-related end-stage renal failure and excessive CMV viraemia. She developed severe...[Show more]
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