CONGENITAL HYPOTHYROIDISM

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."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CONGENITAL HYPOTHYROIDISM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/congenital-hypothyroidism/ (accessed April 19, 2021).
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