Subclinical hypothyroidism

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Subclinical hypothyroidism

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Subclinical hypothyroidism is a condition that can be caused by both iodine deficiency and excessive iodine intake.

Subclinical hypothyroidism is characterized by elevated serum TSH levels, while thyroid hormones are within a laboratory "normal" range.

Elevated TSH levels are also caused by fluoride, even at low intake and at water concentrations below those used in community fluoridation programs.
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