Susceptibility to autoimmune thyroid disease 5
Type 5 susceptibility to autoimmune thyroid disease is associated with marker in the chromosomal region 18q21.
Hodge SE et. al. (1981) Close genetic linkage between diabetes mellitus and kidd blood group.[^]
Merriman T et. al. (1997) Evidence by allelic association-dependent methods for a type 1 diabetes polygene (IDDM6) on chromosome 18q21.[^]
Vaidya B et. al. (2000) Evidence for a new Graves disease susceptibility locus at chromosome 18q21.[^]