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    Newborn Screening Unit
    PO Box 149347, MC-1918
    Austin, Texas 78714-9347

    Phone: 512-776-3957
    Fax: 512-776-7450
    Toll-free: 800-252-8023, ext. 3957



Hypothyroidism and Your Infant
Treatment is simple and effective.	Thyroid hormone, in pill form, is taken daily for life.

En Español Hipotiroidismo Y Su Infante

Primary Hypothyroidism Diagnosis & Treatment Guide
Secondary Hypothyroidism Diagnosis & Treatment Guide

En Español Hipotiroidismo Secundario Guía de diagnóstico y tratamiento

Guidelines for Health Care Professionals "Congenital Hypothyroidism"


Newborn Screening Publications

Texas Pediatric Endocrinologists


American Thyroid Association The mission of the American Thyroid Association is to promote scientific and public understanding of the biology of the thyroid gland and the pathogenesis and management of its diseases in order to prevent, diagnose and treat thyroid diseases and thereby improve quality of life.

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Last updated March 8, 2021