Genetically Determined Central Hypothyroidism

Antonis Voutetakis
2013 Journal of genetic syndrome & gene therapy  
Central, secondary or low TSH hypothyroidism can be congenital or acquired. Congenital Central hypothyroidism (CH-C), either isolated or (unlike primary hypothyroidism) combined with deficiency of other pituitary hormones, is usually caused by mutations in genes related either to TSH synthesis or pituitary ontogenesis.
doi:10.4172/2157-7412.1000172 fatcat:playaaz2e5da5bmit4xqqognke