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Hashimoto Thyroiditis

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Signs and Symptoms

Those affected by Hashimoto thyroiditis may not have any symptoms for several years, but eventually most will experience some degree of hypothyroidism that worsens over time. Signs and symptoms may include:

  • Constipation
  • Depression
  • Dry skin
  • Fatigue
  • Forgetfulness
  • Increased sensitivity to cold
  • Menstrual irregularities, heavy and excessive bleeding
  • Muscle and joint pain
  • Muscle weakness
  • Sluggishness
  • Thinning hair
  • Weight gain
  • For pregnant women, increased risk of miscarriage

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