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Hashimoto's Disease (cont.)

Hashimoto's Disease Prognosis

The outlook for those with Hashimoto's disease is good. While long-term thyroid hormone replacement therapy will likely be needed, with regular blood tests and monitoring of symptoms, side effects are minimal and the long-term prognosis is good.

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Hashimoto's Thyroiditis - Symptoms

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