my son was born with hypothyroid and takes his synthroid everyday since he was born,they told he was either born without a glands or they are to small,when i asked the doctor which one is he they told me it dosent matter they treat them with the same medication,so i dont know,
My Father was born without a thyroid and it went undetected until he was age 42. His doctor did studies and papers and was well published due to the research that he did on my father. He was labeled a "Modern Medical Miracle". He has been on synthroid since it was determined. He is now 70 years old! YAY Dad!
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