Journal of Thyroid Research / 2015 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Anti-Thyroid Peroxidase Antibody in Vitiligo: A Prevalence Study

Table 3

Comparison of thyroid autoantibody profile in various studies.

Sl. numberStudiesReported prevalence (%) of anti-TPO Ab in vitiligo patients

1Cunliffe et al. (1968) [5]11.6
2Betterle et al. (1985) [10]18.4
3 Schallreuter et al. (1994) [11] 10.7
4Hegedus et al. (1994) [12]25.2
5Mandry et al. (1996) [13]50.0
6Dave et al. (2003) [9]17.1
7Daneshpazhooh et al. (2006) [14] 18.1
8Altaf et al. (2010) [15]11.0
9Our study in discussion (2013)28.0 (19.2–36.8)