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Is there any connection between hemoglobin level and hypothyroidism ?

do hemoglobin level increases or decreases in hypothyroidism during pregnancy?
Asked On : Sat, 19 Feb 2011
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During pregnancy, the haemoglobin level usually decreases due to haemodilution and due to the diversion of blood towards baby. If it is associated with hypothyroidism, then fall in haemoglobin is even more.
Dr. Rakhi Tayal
Answered: Sat, 19 Feb 2011
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