Some Suggestions For Hypothyroidism and Weight ...


Clinical manifestations of congenital hypothyroidism The symptoms of cretinism usually become apparent by 3 to 6 months of age in bottle-fed infants, However, before this time the earliest symptoms indicating hypothyroidism include prolonged physiologic jaundice, feeding difficulties, inactivity (excessive sleeping and minimal crying), anemia and problems resulting from hypotonic abdominal musculature, such as constipation, diastasis recti, protruding abdominal and umbilical hernia. The behavioral characteristics often lead parents to describe the infant as exceptionally "quiet and good"

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