Table 1: Granulomatous diseases and autoimmune diseases associations.

Author/yearType of studyAssociated disease/s

Studer et al./1996   [10]Retrospective study Diabetes mellitus 10/84 cases
Erkek et al./2001
[11]
Case reportInsulin-dependent diabetes mellitus
Vázquez-López et al./2003 [12]Case-control studyAutoimmune thyroditis 3/24
Tallab/2004 [13]Case report Autoimmune thyroditis
Goucha et al./2008
[14]
Retrospective study (GA)Diabetes mellitus 9/35 cases
Thyroiditis 2/35 cases
Davison et al./2010 [15]Pediatric case report2/2 cases of juvenile insulin-dependent diabete mellitus
Sumikawa et al./2010 [16]Case report1 case of Sjögren’s syndrome
Sehgal et al./2011 [17]Review of clinical case histories (GA)100 patients with generalized granuloma annulare; 13 patients were found to have thyroid disease, while diabetes was diagnosed in 21 patients.