Problems affecting thyroid manifest themselves in many ways, and their effects are rarely limited to the butterfly-shaped gland itself. Thyroid diseases and autoimmune conditions can contribute to a wide range of other problems in the body.
The reason is simple – thyroid hormones take part in many processes, so their fluctuations or impaired function of the gland can have a negative impact on other organs, tissues, and whatnot.
What about the stomach?
In this article, we are going to discuss the relationship between Hashimoto’s thyroiditis and autoimmune gastritis.