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Table 3 Relationship between positive thyroid peroxidase antibody (TPOAb) and thyroid dysfunctions in Isfahani adult people with newly thyroid function (n = 558 out of 615) in 2011 who were euthyroid in 2006

From: Incidence of thyroid dysfunction in an Iranian adult population: the predictor role of thyroid autoantibodies: results from a prospective population-based cohort study

  Subclinical hypothyroidism RR (CI %95) Overt hypothyroidism RR (95% CI) Subclinical hyperthyroidism RR (95% CI) Overt hyperthyroidism RR (95% CI)
Crude model 1.47 (1.23–1.75)* 1.99 (1.27–3.13)* 2.34 (1.52–3.59)* 2.20 (1.23–3.95)*
Model 1 1.55 (1.28–1.88)* 2.03 (1.27–3.25)* 2.29 (1.37–3.81)* 2.27 (1.17–4.40)*
Model 2 1.56 (1.19–2.05)* 1.25 (0.50–3.14) 4.0 (1.13–14.24)*  
  1. Crude model no adjustment was made for confounding variables, Model 1 adjustment was made for age and sex, smoking, body mass index, positive family history, Model 2 adjustment was made for age and sex, smoking, Body max index, positive family history, number of parity and abortion, age of menopause, having history of goiter or nodule
  2. P < 0.05.