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Congenital Hypothyroidism Due to Dyshormonogenesis in 2 Siblings

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Acknowledgements

This study was supported by Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) under the National Task Force (NTF) on Inborn Metabolic Disorders- Newborn Screening for Congenital Hypothyroidism (CH) and Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)- a multicentric study. The ICMR project at Chennai centre was supported by Institute of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Hospital for Women and Children, Egmore (affiliated to Madras Medical College, Chennai) as project participants and samples contributing centre.

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Conflict of Interest

None.

Source of Funding

Indian Council of Medical Research for main project phase; Fetal Care Research Foundation for follow up period.

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© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.New Born Screening and Endocrinology Unit, Department of GeneticsMediScanChennaiIndia

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