[Postnatally acquired hypothyroidism in an infant a variant of congenital hypothyroidism (author's transl)].

We are reporting a case of hypothyroidism in an infant which developed at the end of the second quarter of the first year of life on the basis of a dysgenetic thyroid gland. By the time of its diagnosis in the ninth month of life it had led to bone age retardation and dysgenesis of the second lumbar vertebra. Clinical picture, longitudinal growth and… CONTINUE READING