Cretinism

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Congenital iodine-deficiency syndrome
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Thyroid hyperplasia in cretinism
Image courtesy of Professor Peter Anderson DVM PhD and published with permission © PEIR, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Pathology
ICD-10 E00.
ICD-9 243
DiseasesDB 6612
MeSH C05.116.099.343.347

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Epidemiology and Demographics

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Case #1

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Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1] Phone:617-632-7753

Synonyms and keywords: Congenital hypothyroidism; hypothyroidism, congenital; cretinism (hypothyroid)

Overview

Historical Perspective

Pathophysiology

Causes

Differentiating Cretinism from other Diseases

Epidemiology and Demographics

Screening

Natural History, Complications and Prognosis

Diagnosis

History and Symptoms | Physical Examination | Laboratory Findings | X Ray | Ultrasound | Other Imaging Findings | Other Diagnostic Studies

Treatment

Medical Therapy | Primary Prevention | Cost-Effectiveness of Therapy

Case Studies

Case #1

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