Congenital Hypothyroidism

Congenital Hypothyroidism

The AAFP recommends screening for congenital hypothyroidism (CH) in newborns. (2008)

(Grade: A recommendation)
Grade Definition: http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/grades.htm(www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org)
Clinical Considerations: http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/uspscghy.htm(www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org)