a state of cognitive and motor retardation correlated with a lack of thyroid hormone. Over twelve causes for such exist, primarily being genetic metabolous defaults.

CONGENITAL HYPOTHYROIDISM: "Having struggled herself with the disorder all her life, Brandy was saddened to hear the doctor diagnose her son with congenital hypothyroidism."
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