NBME 20

nbme20/Block 3/Question#24

A 2-month-old girl is brought to the emergency ...

Thyroid function tests

Login to comment/vote.

 +5  upvote downvote
submitted by hayayah(216),

Patient has congenital hypothyroidism (cretinism). Findings: pot belly, pale, puffy-faced, umbilical hernia, macroglossia, hypotonia, poor brain development (MC cause of treatable mental retardation), large anterior fontanelles.