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Underactive thyroid gland

Underactive thyroid gland: Introduction

Underactive thyroid gland: A condition which is characterized by a thyroid gland which is underactive. See detailed information below for a list of 10 causes of Underactive thyroid gland, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Medications or substances causing Underactive thyroid gland:

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Underactive thyroid gland: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Underactive thyroid gland

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Misdiagnosis and Underactive thyroid gland

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Detailed list of causes of Underactive thyroid gland

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How Common are these Causes of Underactive thyroid gland?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Underactive thyroid gland. Of the 10 causes of Underactive thyroid gland that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 9 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Underactive thyroid gland:

The following list of conditions have 'Underactive thyroid gland' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Medical Conditions associated with Underactive thyroid gland:

Thyroid symptoms (172 causes), Thyroid problems (154 causes), Endocrine symptoms (217 causes)

Symptoms related to Underactive thyroid gland:

Thyroid symptoms (172 causes), Hypothyroidism (106 causes), Hyperthyroidism (41 causes), Myxedema, Thyroid stimulating hormone, Thyroxine, Menorrhagia (81 causes), Increased appetite (70 causes), Myxedema coma

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