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Postpartum thyroiditis: The occurrence of thyroiditis in a woman that occurs after the birth of a child. See detailed information below for a list of 1 causes of Postpartum thyroiditis, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Postpartum thyroiditis is a swelling of the thyroid that occurs in 5%-7% of women who give birth, and can cause temporarily high levels of thyroid hormone. (Source: excerpt from Thyroid Disease: NWHIC)
Postpartum thyroiditis is a swelling of the thyroid that occurs in 5%-7% of women who give birth,... (Source: excerpt from Thyroid Disease: NWHIC)
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