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What will set off hypothyroid symptoms?

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Dr. Steven Charlap
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In brief: Low thyroid hormones

This can be due to a dysfunctional thyroid or a malfunctioning parathyroid gland that isn't releasing enough thyroid stimulating hormone.
There are two main thyroid hormones thyroxine (t4 and triiodothyronined (t3). Both need iodine to function.

In brief: Low thyroid hormones

This can be due to a dysfunctional thyroid or a malfunctioning parathyroid gland that isn't releasing enough thyroid stimulating hormone.
There are two main thyroid hormones thyroxine (t4 and triiodothyronined (t3). Both need iodine to function.
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