Thyroid Research and Practice

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2013  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 108--110

A case of hypothyroidism with excessive aberrant mongolian spots


V. S. S. Yerramilli Murty, Manisha R Patel, V. R. V. K. Kishore, K Dinedra Ram 
 Department of Pediatrics, Maharajhas Institute of Medical Sciences, Vizianagaram, Andhra Pradesh, India

Correspondence Address:
V. S. S. Yerramilli Murty
Quarter No. B2, Maharajhas Institute of Medical Sciences, Nellimerla, District Vizianagaram - 535 217, Andhra Pradesh
India

Association of hypothyroidism with excessive ectopic/aberrant mongloian spots is not reported in the literature till date. We herewith report, a 1-year-old male child who presented with clinical features of hypothyroidism with excessive ectopic/aberrant monglolian spots. Child is evaluated for hypothyroidism and found to have abnormal thyroid profile. Bone-age was less than chronological age. Cardiac evaluation revealed mild pericardial effusion. Child was started on thyroid hormone replacement therapy and advised follow-up.


How to cite this article:
Murty VY, Patel MR, Kishore V, Ram K D. A case of hypothyroidism with excessive aberrant mongolian spots.Thyroid Res Pract 2013;10:108-110


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Murty VY, Patel MR, Kishore V, Ram K D. A case of hypothyroidism with excessive aberrant mongolian spots. Thyroid Res Pract [serial online] 2013 [cited 2020 Dec 2 ];10:108-110
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