What are the effects of hypothyroidism (observed during pregnancy)

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What are the effects of hypothyroidism (observed during pregnancy) on the development and maturation of a growing baby?


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Hypothyroidism during pregnancy causes defective development and maturation of the growing baby leading to stunted growth (cretinism), mental retardation, low intelligence, abnormal skin, deaf-mutism, etc.