International Journal of Thyroidology

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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Baseline characteristics

Characteristics Congenital hypothyroidism (n=41)
Gender n (%)
Boy 24 (58.5)
Girl 17 (41.5)
Age of initial treatment (month) Median (IQR) 12.0 (1.0-80.0)
Length of treatment (month) Median (IQR) 20.0 (6.0-54.0)
Initial LT4 doses n (%)
≤10 mcg/kgBW 12 (29.3)
>10 mcg/kgBW 29 (70.7)
Type of hypothyroidism n (%)
Peripheral 6 (14.6)
Central 35 (85.4)
Comorbid n (%)
Congenital heart disease 11 (26.8)
Down syndrome 3 (7.3)
Without comorbid 27 (65.9)

IQR: interquartile range

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