TRANSIENT CONGENITAL HYPOTHYROIDISM WITH MATERNAL CARBAMAZEPINE
Nasheeda CM, Swathi S. Rao and Rathika Damodara Shenoy*
Transient Congenital Hypothyroidism is a temporary abnormality of thyroid function in the newborn which is rare and usually caused by prematurity, low birth weight and maternal antibodies and drugs. Here we are reporting a case of transient congenital hypothyroidism with maternal carbamazepine therapy.
Keywords: Thyroid stimulating hormone, Newborn screening, absent epiphyses.
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