C Discuss possible causes of Margarets hypothyroidism Primary hypothyroidism

C discuss possible causes of margarets hypothyroidism

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C. Discuss possible causes of Margaret's hypothyroidism. Primary hypothyroidism comes from problems that arise in the thyroid gland. The two most common are Hashimoto thyroiditis and having an overactive thyroid. What are some early symptoms of this disorder? Early symptoms show as depression, weight gain, feeling tired, muscle and joint pain, sensitivity to cold and dry skin. What are the risk factors for developing hypothyroidism? Women over 50, have an enlarged thyroid, a high level of thyroid antibodies and an autoimmune condition tend to suffer from hypothyroidism. [Ada]
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General questions A. Describe the structures of the skin. The skin has three layers which consist of the epidermis, which provides a waterproof barrier and creates our skin tone, the dermis, which contains tough connective tissue, the hair follicles, and sweat glands, and lastly the hypodermis which is made of fat and connective tissue. B. Describe the structures of the endocrine system. The major glands of the endocrine system are the hypothalamus, pituitary, thyroid, parathyroids, adrenals, pineal body, the ovaries and testes. The pancreas is also a part of this system, and it has a role in hormone production as well as in digestion. endocrine_system
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