Familial Hypothyroidism

Common Name(s)

Familial Hypothyroidism

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The MAGIC Foundation

The MAGIC Foundation Mission The MAGIC Foundation is a national non-profit organization created to provide support services for the families of children afflicted with a wide variety of chronic and/or critical disorders, syndromes and diseases that affect a child’s growth. Since its inception the Foundation has grown to include support services for adults who were also impacted by these disorders.

Last Updated: 7 Nov 2013

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Familial Hypothyroidism" for support, advocacy or research.

The MAGIC Foundation

The MAGIC Foundation Mission The MAGIC Foundation is a national non-profit organization created to provide support services for the families of children afflicted with a wide variety of chronic and/or critical disorders, syndromes and diseases that affect a child’s growth. Since its inception the Foundation has grown to include support services for adults who were also impacted by these disorders.

http://www.magicfoundation.org

Last Updated: 7 Nov 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Familial Hypothyroidism" returned 10 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Familial forms of thyroid dysgenesis among infants with congenital hypothyroidism.
 

Author(s): M Castanet, S Lyonnet, C Bonaïti-Pellié, M Polak, P Czernichow, J Léger

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2000 Aug;343(6):441-2.

 

Last Updated: 10 Aug 2000

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[Heart insufficiency as first manifestation of familial primary hypothyroidism].
 

Author(s): M García Martínez, I Rodrigo Jarque, M P Zuazola Martínez

Journal: Rev Esp Cardiol. 1997 Sep;50(9):670-2.

 

Heart failure is not a common manifestation of hypothyroidism if there is no underlying heart disease. We report a case of familial primary hypothyroidism in a young male, that clinically onset with dyspnea, hemoptysis and serum CPK elevation, and in which further explorations revealed ...

Last Updated: 6 Nov 1997

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Familial congenital hypothyroidism due to inactivating mutation of the thyrotropin receptor causing profound hypoplasia of the thyroid gland.
 

Author(s): M J Abramowicz, L Duprez, J Parma, G Vassart, C Heinrichs

Journal: J. Clin. Invest.. 1997 Jun;99(12):3018-24.

 

Thyroid gland agenesis is the most common cause of congenital hypothyroidism and is usually sporadic. We investigated a brother and sister from consanguineous parents, ascertained through systematic newborn screening, and initially diagnosed with thyroid agenesis. Careful cervical ...

Last Updated: 21 Jul 1997

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