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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 ...

    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...

    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...

    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

    The need for screening of all women in early pregnancy, thyroid hormone placental physiology and thyroid hormone gestational reference ranges are areas of research which are currently being investigat...

    Thyroid Function Tests Professional

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

    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 ...

    Thyroid Function Tests Conditions

    They are mainly used to detect an underactive thyroid (hypothyroidism) and an overactive thyroid (hyperthyroidism). Note : The information below is a general guide only. , thyrotoxic...

    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...

    Tiredness (Fatigue) Conditions

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

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    Newborn Bloodspot Test (Heel Prick Test) Conditions

    Congenital hypothyroidism - this is a rare condition which can lead to impaired growth and mental development. , cystic fibrosis hearing tests in children hypothyroidism cataracts c...

    Bradycardia Conditions

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

    Goitre (Thyroid Swelling) Conditions

    You may make too much thyroid hormone (hyperthyroidism or overactive thyroid) or too little (hypothyroidism or underactive thyroid). Note : you can also develop an overactive or under...

    Swollen Legs Professional

    Medication - eg, calcium antagonists, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. Hypothyroidism. Hereditary angioneurotic oedema. Obstructive sleep apnoea. Idiopathic conditions.

    Alström's Syndrome Professional

    Alström's syndrome may also be associated with: [ 5 ] Hypothyroidism . Liver dysfunction . Metabolic abnormalities, including hyperuricaemia and elevated serum trigly...

    Galactorrhoea Professional

    Hence, acquired hypothyroidism may be associated with elevated PRL. Serotonin may also be involved in PRL release.

    Newborn Physical Examinations Conditions

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    Newborn Hearing Test Conditions

    cystic fibrosis hearing tests in children hypothyroidism cataracts congenital heart disease developmental dysplasia of hip sickle cell disease

    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...

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