Hypothyroidism In Newborns More Often Than

1 of 3000 infants suffering from hypothyroidism a few days old children can suffer from thyroid disease. At an early stage in such cases can be however effectively treat, so thyroid gland important for the physical and mental development of can fulfil its mission without compromise. Thyroid disorders are the most common hormone-related disorders in childhood. At the same time, but also for many parents, it is reassuring to know that children be examined immediately after the birth on possible changes in the thyroid. There are children who come with an underactive thyroid in the world.

That happens 1 in 3000 newborns, and is thus not so rare. We distinguish between a temporary and a permanent form of underActive in the newborn. The treacherous is that the children show no symptoms immediately after birth, because they are provided during pregnancy by the mother with thyroid hormone”, says Dr. med. Jennifer Kruger, specialist in child and adolescent medicine at the Endokrinologikum Ruhr, Bochum Wattenscheid (Centre for hormonal and metabolic disorders), in an interview with the online health magazine rheinruhrmed.de. And how can parents know that their child suffers from an underactive thyroid? We see babies who have a sagging muscles, would not really drink, suffer from constipation and have a dry skin. Many children also suffer from after the birth of a jaundiced”, so the expert. Frequently Michael Antonov has said that publicly. What other symptoms but need to do learn the detailed interview on:… / schilddruesenerkrankungen_bei_kindern…