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    Hypothyroidism Professional

    Hypothyroidism, In areas where iodine deficiency is not a problem, autoimmune and iatrogenic hypothyroidism are more commonly the cause. Adult hypothyroidism ...

    Underactive Thyroid Gland (Hypothyroidism) Conditions

    Underactive Thyroid Gland (Hypothyroidism), If you have an underactive thyroid gland, the condition is called hypothyroidism. In hypothyroidism, there is a reduced level of...

    Subclinical Hypothyroidism Professional

    Subclinical Hypothyroidism, Subclinical hypothyroidism, also referred to as mild thyroid failure, is diagnosed when peripheral thyroid hormone levels are within the normal range, b...

    Childhood and Congenital Hypothyroidism Professional

    Childhood and Congenital Hypothyroidism, This is thought to represent primary hypothyroidism rather than CH. Children with untreated primary hypothyroidism do not experience...

    Iodine Deficiency Conditions

    Iodine deficiency can lead to swelling of the thyroid gland (goitre) and to an underactive thyroid gland (hypothyroidism) . In hypothyroidism, there is a reduced level of thyroid ...

    Thyroid Disease In Pregnancy Professional

    This is optimally started 3 months before conception.  Hypothyroidism Epidemiology Hypothyroidism (including subclinical hypothyroidism) ...

    Thyroid Function Tests Conditions

    They are mainly used to detect an underactive thyroid gland (hypothyroidism) and an overactive thyroid gland (hyperthyroidism). Lots of basic information about the thyroid gland can be fo...

    Thyroid Function Tests Professional

    [ 1 ] See also separate articles: Hyperthyroidism , Hyperthyroidism in Pregnancy , Thyroid Disease and Surgery , Hypothyroidism and Childhood and Congenital Hypothyroidism . ...

    Tiredness (Fatigue) Conditions

    An underactive thyroid gland ( hypothyroidism ). Diabetes . Heart failure . Chest illnesses (including asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ).

    Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis Professional

    TSH levels; this is a sensitive test of thyroid function. [ 8 ] Levels are usually raised in hypothyroidism due to Hashimoto's thyroiditis (but also in primary hypothyroidism of ...

    Newborn Bloodspot Test (Heel Prick Test) Conditions

    Congenital hypothyroidism - this is a rare condition which can lead to impaired growth and mental development.

    Goitre (Thyroid Swelling) Conditions

    You may make too much thyroid hormone (hyperthyroidism, or overactive thyroid) or too little (hypothyroidism, or underactive thyroid). This can be shown with a simple blood test of your thyro...

    Bradycardia Conditions

    Underactive thyroid gland (hypothyroidism). Medications: some medicines can cause bradycardia - for example, beta-blockers or digoxin.

    Myxoedema Coma Professional

    Pathophysiology Myxoedema coma can be regarded as a form of decompensated hypothyroidism in which the adaptations of the body to untreated hypothyroidism fail to maintain homoeost...

    Oedema (Swelling) Conditions

    These include chronic urticaria , systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) , or an having underactive thyroid gland (thyroiditis, hypothyroidism) . In some cases there are known triggers that ca...

    Newborn Baby Screening Tests Conditions

    Treatments include medicines, early antibiotics for infections, physiotherapy and special diets. Hypothyroidism : babies with this condition do not produce enough of the thyroxine hormone...

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    Antithyroid Medicines Conditions

    (In contrast, if you have hypothyroidism, you make too little thyroxine. This causes many of the body's functions to slow down.)

    Overactive Thyroid Gland (Hyperthyroidism) Conditions

    See the separate leaflet called Underactive Thyroid Gland (Hypothyroidism) for more information . Thyrotoxicosis is a term that may be used by doctors instead of hyperthyroidism.

    Thyroid Problems (Parathyroid Glands) Conditions

    Underactive thyroid (hypothyroidism) . Further more detailed information available free online The Ductless Glands From Gray's Anatomy Online Web: www.bartleby.com/107/272.ht...

    Antibody and Antigen Tests Conditions

    To diagnose autoimmune disorders Conditions such as thyroid disorders ( hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism ), Addison's disease , pernicious anaemia  and  primary biliary...

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