hy·po·thy·ro·sis -.thī-'rō-səs n HYPOTHYROIDISM

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hy·po·thy·ro·sis (hi″po-thi-roґsis) hypothyroidism.

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  • hypothyroidism — Diminished production of thyroid hormone, leading to clinical manifestations of thyroid insufficiency, including low metabolic rate, tendency to weight gain, somnolence and sometimes myxedema. SYN: athyrea …   Medical dictionary

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