Does thyroid hormone deficiency in fetal life have adverse effects on cardiovascular system during adulthood?

Proper development of fetus depends on its genetics as well as the hormonal, metabolic, and nutritional environment provided by the mother. Deficiency of thyroid hormones (THs) at birth is considered as congenital hypothyroidism and the prevalence of this disease is about 1 in 2000 to 1 in 4000 newborns; this disorder is classified into two … Continue reading Does thyroid hormone deficiency in fetal life have adverse effects on cardiovascular system during adulthood?