Symptoms, can be an expression of a reduced function of the thyroid as reduced rate of growth, or a decrease in school or work performance or an unjustified fatigue.
Many young people suffer from autoimmune thyroiditis. It can remain undetected for years or alternatively, trigger a quick attack that destroys the thyroid.
A pill that provides the rhythm
With replacement therapy, one takes oral hormones that the thyroid does not produce more. Finding the right dosage is not easy and can easily alter the balance achieved.