Mechanism:

Gene that codes for Thyroid Stimulating Hormone Receptor (TSHR) proteins [R]. 

The “T” (minor) allele is associated with:

  • Increased risk of Graves Disease (Chinese Han).

  • Increased risk of Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis (Chinese Han) [R].

rs3783938

Parent Gene: TSHR

Importance: 2
Less common allele: T = 19%
More common allele: C = 81%
My Genotype: Log In
Risk Allele: T

Disease/Trait: Visceral Adipose Tissue Measurement

The T allele of rs3783938 is reported to be associated with Visceral Adipose Tissue Measurement (R) . Your genotype was not identified for this SNP so we are unable to comment on your association with Visceral fat (women).