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What are the roles of T3 and T4?
Stimulate metabolism and the use of energy
Hypothyroidism is called ______ in adults and ________ in children
- Adults - Myxedema
- Children - Cretinism
What is the autoimmune form of hypothyroidism?
What are the effects of hypothyroidism?
- Decreased metabolism
- Pale puffy face, cold skin, brittle hair, weight gain
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