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drsheikh84 04-08-2016 10:16 AM

hypothyroidism and umbilical hernia !!
 
Hello,
Can any e help me to know the relationship between hypothyroidism and umbilical hernia ?

Thanks

Nodo 04-08-2016 12:14 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by drsheikh84 (Post 1087930)
Hello,
Can any e help me to know the relationship between hypothyroidism and umbilical hernia ?

Thanks

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.

drsheikh84 04-12-2016 12:55 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Nodo (Post 1088434)
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.

Thanks alot Happy-2


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