Neonatal hypothyroidism

Cretinism; Congenital hypothyroidism

Neonatal hypothyroidism is decreased thyroid hormone production in a newborn. In very rare cases, no thyroid hormone is produced. The condition is also called congenital hypothyroidism. Congenital means present from birth.

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Outlook (Prognosis)

When to Contact a Medical Professional

Prevention