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Any Hypothyroid folk out there?

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Sparkletastic Fri 04-Nov-16 18:36:55

Desperately worried about DD2 (10 years) - congenital hypothyroidism and has developed a goitre. Consultant says she needs isotope scan and will have to come off thyroxine for 14 days beforehand. Anyone with any experience of this - as an adult or with a child? What will be impact of no thyroxine for that long? Will she cope at school? Will she feel unwell? Consultant is useless with regards to communication skills.

ErrolTheDragon Fri 04-Nov-16 19:44:21

Sorry, I don't know about that, only the common adult stuff. If you don't get any useful replies you might want to repost under childrens health with a bit more detail in the title.

Hope you do get some help.

Sparkletastic Fri 04-Nov-16 19:59:46

Thanks Errol - will do.

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