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A 19-year-old female asked:

Can hypothyroidism cause fertility problems,could it cause you to never have a baby at all?!if you do get pregnant can hypothyroidism harm your baby?!

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jon Ahlstrom
Obstetrics & Gynecology 32 years experience
Yes it can: Hypothyroidism can affect your ability to get pregnant or affect the baby. Make sure you take your medicine and have your levels checked by your doctor.
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