Conditions and Diseases: Endocrine Disorders: Thyroid: Childhood
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Facts and statistics about thyroid disorders affecting children internationally. Thyroid Federation International.
Information about this hereditary condition that is fairly uncommon. Learn the importance of newborn screening tests to prevent mental retardation.
Graves' Disease (hyperthyroidism, thyrotoxicosis) in Childhood
Discusses the cause, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and outlook.
Hypothyroidism in Infancy and Childhood
Presents a case of a 15 year old, referred to a pediatric endocrinologist because of a decreased growth rate since the age of 10. Thyroid Foundation of Canada,1993.
Thyroid Disease in Childhood
Learn about the types of thyroid disorders affecting children, growth, metabolism, congenital hypothyroidism and congenital goitre.
Thyroid Disorders & Treatments - Congenital Hypothyroidism
Discusses the cause, screening process, incidence and types, Low T4, and outcome.
Pediatric Oncall - Congenital Hypothyroidism
A case report of a child with severe disease symptoms that include protruding tongue, pericardial effusion, dry thick skin, sepsis, and lethargy.
Infants of mothers with over- or under-active thyroid may have vision processing problems
Despite treatment there are subtle deficits that include difficulty distinguishing between colors and impaired contrast sensitivity, according to a new study.
Health News Article | Reuters.com - Bullying Hurts Kids with Hormone Disorders
Children with thyroid problems and other endocrine issues were more likely to show symptoms of psychological distress.
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