hrp0086rfc11.2 | Thyroid | ESPE2016

The Incidence and Genetic Analysis of Congenital Hypothyroidism in Guangxi, China and the Predictors for Differentiating Permanent and Transient Congenital Hypothyroidism

Fu Chunyun , Chen Shaoke , Zheng Haiyang , Luo Shiyu , Zhang Shujie , Shen Yiping , Gu Xuefan , Fan Xin , Luo Jingsi

Background: The incidence of congnenital hypothyroidism (CH) differs significantly among different ethnicity and regions, and early differentiation of transient CH is important to avoid unnecessary prolonged treatment with L-T4, it is also helpful for predicting prognosis and alleviating familiesÂ’ psychological burden.Objective and hypotheses: To investigate the incidence of CH based on the newborn screening program in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Regi...