Table 3: Two-locus haplotype frequencies (>3%) of MICA and HLA genes in patients with AITD.

HaplotypesPatients HF (%)LD

MICA*010-A*0226.70.115
MICA*010-B*4622.50.138
MICA*010-B*628.00.046
MICA*010-C*0122.90.096
MICA*010-C*094.20.01
MICA*010-C*043.50.018
MICA*010-DR*0816.00.071
MICA*010-DR*094.9 0.012

MICA: major histocompatibility complex (MHC) class I chain-related gene A; HLA: human leukocyte antigen; AITD: autoimmune thyroid diseases; HF: haplotype frequencies; LD: linkage disequilibrium.