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Table. 2.

Table. 2.

Current results of studies about gut microbiomes in patients with Hashimoto’s thyroiditis and hypothyroidism

1° Author
Country, year
Method Numbers of patients
(Controls)
Indices of gut
microbial diversity
in patients
Increased microbiomes
in patients’ gut
Decreased microbiomes in patients’ gut
Ishaq H.M.
China, 2017
High-throughput sequencing 29 (12) Increased ACE, Chao1 (indices of richness) Bacteroides, Escherichia-Shigella and Parasutterella (but, all p>0.05) Veillonellaceae
Zhao F.
China, 2018
16S rRNA gene sequencing 28 (16) No differences Blautia, Roseburia, Ruminococcus torques, Romboutsia, Dorea, Fusicatenibacter, Eubacterium hallii Fecalibacterium, Bacteroides, Prevotella 9, Lachnoclostridium
Liu S.
China, 2020
16S rRNA gene sequencing 18 (34) Decreased both richness and Shannon diversity Phascolarctobacterium Faecalibacterium, Intestinimonas, Ruminococcus
Su X.
China, 2020
16S rRNA gene sequencing 52 (40) Increased ACE, Chao1 indices But, decreased Shannon index Neisseria, Rheinheimera Veillonella, Paraprevotella
Cayres et al.
Brazil, 2021
Real-time PCR for 8 targeted genera 40 (53) Not analyzed Bacteroides Bifidobacterium
Int J Thyroidol 2021;14:117-26 https://doi.org/10.11106/ijt.2021.14.2.117
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