What is cretinism?

Asked by somyap | 5th May, 2010, 09:26: AM

Expert Answer:

It is a condition of severely stunted physical and mental growth due to untreated congenital deficiency of thyroid hormones (congenital hypothyroidism) due to maternal nutritional deficiency of iodine.

Answered by  | 5th May, 2010, 05:15: PM

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