Insufficiency

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INSUFFICIENCY. What is not competent; not enough.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Other signs that might indicate a thyroid insufficiency are dry, coarse skin, hair loss, menstrual problems, constipation and feeling unusually cold.
Since the 1970s, epidemiologic studies have linked maternal thyroid insufficiency during gestation with fetal brain malformation, fetal death, and miscarriage.
The statement includes guidelines on identifying and treating women with thyroid insufficiency before pregnancy and during pregnancy.

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