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underactive thryroid gland

can an underactive thyroid gland be congenital?
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yes - 1 in 5000 are born with congenital hypothyroidism.
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I fell horible and found out my TSH level is 99.9, a week ago and still not feeling good.  How long does it take?
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I know my TSH had been on the high point . Could this be the problem of my high blood pressure. Recently I was put on Valsartan HCT and I feel awful. Tired spaced cold...not me but my Dr felt I needed this
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