and neonatal hormone secreted by the
growth and maturation of the brain.
For the production of these hormones is
(I) when incorporated in its molecule.
When, usually by dietary causes, the
can not provide enough
to the fetus or infant brain
and somatic suffers, which configures cretinism.
in the diet.
in remote mountainous areas of the sea in underdeveloped countries. It
the cause of the high incidence of this alteration in the region of the Hurdes.
Use of medications, including
, which suppress the
and fetus. The untreated
in pregnant women.
Signs and symptoms.
The child at birth deformities presents significant morphological:
too big for his mouth)
Thickening of the skin.
Shortly hair and fragile.
Peculiar head (the skull is large in proportion to the face, with the big jaw, which gives you an aspect of 8.
The boy is "calm", little crying.
easily, despite the lack of hunger,
it grows little (dissociation of the curves of
, fast or irregular.
Mental confusion including
or lack of memory.
Fluid retention, especially around the eyes.
Facial expression sad and droopy eyelids.
Tingling and numbness in hands and feet.
Hoarse voice or profound.
in the diet is the most frequent.
Those who cause
Treatments with X - ray.
Exposure to radioactivity.
The most important, the supplement of iodized salt in remote mountainous areas of the sea to pregnant women.
The appropriate treatment of the states in
women dela since before conception.
Diagnosis and Treatment.
The general appearance of the infant directed toward the diagnosis.
Laboratory blood tests of
The treatment of
after birth stops the evolution of abnormalities,
does not restore brain
properly Yodo supplementation usually enough, generally recovering
Mixedematoso coma - complications with death threat from
Increased susceptibility to
As we have indicated, the deterioration of brain
occurred in utero (before birth) is not recoverable, so it is always an important mental retardation.