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New evidence suggests that the early loss of naturally produced oestrogen - a side-effect of a hysterectomy - may increase the risk of Parkinson's disease
Hypothyroidism: common symptoms* Weakness; fatigue; cold intolerance; constipation; weight change; depression; menorrhagia; hoarseness * Dry, cold, yellow, puffy skin; scanty eyebrows; thick tongue; bradycardia (slow heartbeat); delayed return of deep tendon reflexes* Anaemia; hyponatraemia* T4 and radioiodine uptake usually low* TSH elevated in primary myxoedema (characteristic swelling, especially of the face, associated with hypothyroidism)