Table 2: Infectious agents associated with thyroid autoimmunity.

InfectionReference

Yersinia enterocolitica Bech et al. 1978 [59]
Epstein-Barr virusShimon et al. 2003 [60]
Parvovirus Mori et al. 2007 [61]
Hepatitis CFernandez-Soto et al. 1998 [62]
MumpsParmar et al. 2001 [63]
Rubella Ziring et al. 1977 [64]
Coxsackievirus Brouqui et al. 1991 [65]
HTLV-1Kawai et al. 1992 [66]
Human herpes virus types 6 and 7Leite et al. 2008 [67]