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Is there any long-term effects to untreated congenital hypothyroidism?

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Dr. Louise Andrew
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In brief: Cretinism

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It used to be a common cause of mental deficiency before we began testing for and treating congenital hypothyroidism.

In brief: Cretinism

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It used to be a common cause of mental deficiency before we began testing for and treating congenital hypothyroidism.
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