" I was born at 33 weeks. I have physical issues, a underactive thyroid, poor vision (bad night-blindness). I wonder if my thyroid issues are attributed to overfeeding me high-caloric formula... "
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Hypothyroidism (pronounced ) is a condition in which the thyroid gland does not make enough thyroid hormone. (a deficiency of thyroid ...Read on Wikipedia
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Hypothyroidism & Night Blindness
0.58% of the posts that mention Night Blindness also mention Hypothyroidism (14 posts)
We found 14 discussions
" ...me how you end up getting the following in Hypothyroidism: 1. prolonged relaxation phase of deep tendon reflex 2. ...to Vit A. This means the patient can have night blindness. Thanks... "
" ...convert carotene -- vitamin A; hypothyroidism - night blindness and yellowing of skin 2. ...HOX genes, and the use of retinoic acid during pregnancy may produce... "
" Night Blindness Resolved w/ Iodine Hello Everyone, ...was in order to get off hypothyroid medication, which I have. :) ...to wonder if possibly the night blindness that kept me from driving... "
" ...bug eyed stare and eyes going in different direction appearance.Hypothyroid has a link to glaucoma and to difficulty seeing at night time. I ...My mother has glaucoma and night blindnes... "
" ...exam with numerous finding u found out that the night blindness is not psychogenic but real. u ordered all neccesary ...A she is probably has hypothyroidism. B she has anemia C... "
" ...on the results. Being hypothyroid makes your eyes very light sensitive, which could explain the night blindness, I am also night ...usually strong markers of hypothyroid, as my father will... "
" ...extent alpha) carotene are vitamin A precursors but are ...Diabetes, insulin resistance and hypothyroidism can decrease the body's ...as vision problems and night blindness, dry scaly skin, e... "
" ...tests to rule it out. I also have an underactive thyroid and other auto immune problems all diagnosed in the ...fuzzy and I also suffer night blindness now and we always have... "
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