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Old 04-08-2016
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Originally Posted by drsheikh84 View Post
Can any e help me to know the relationship between hypothyroidism and umbilical hernia ?

Thyroid hormone plays a role in developing musculature, low thyroid hormone causes weakness in the abdominal wall. But that is only true for congenital hypothyroidism.
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