Resistance To Thyrotropin-releasing Hormone Syndrome


Resistance to thyrotropin-releasing hormone (TRH) syndrome is a type of central congenital hypothyroidism (see this term) characterized by low levels of thyroid hormones due to insufficient release of thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) caused by pituitary resistance to TRH. It may or may not be observed from birth.

Clinical Features

Top most frequent phenotypes and symptoms related to Resistance To Thyrotropin-releasing Hormone Syndrome

  • Global developmental delay
  • Generalized hypotonia
  • Growth delay
  • Muscular hypotonia
  • Feeding difficulties
  • Constipation
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Coarse facial features
  • Umbilical hernia
  • Sleep disturbance

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Incidence and onset information

— Currently we don't have prevalence information about this disease (Not enough data available about incidence and published cases.)
No data available about the known clinical features onset.

Alternative names

Resistance To Thyrotropin-releasing Hormone Syndrome Is also known as trh resistance syndrome, central hypothyroidism due to trh receptor deficiency.

Researches and researchers

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