Thyroid Disorders in Down Syndrome

Abstract

Thyroid dysfunctions are important among the conditions associated with Down Syndrome (DS), due to their high prevalence and to their potential impact on quality of life. That is why routine TSH, T4 and T3 determination must be carried out at regular intervals on all patients with DS. Hypothyroidism is common in DS patients, and levothyroxine replacement… (More)

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