The several problems that the thyroid glands develop do not just come about. They are caused by various factors. Let us go ahead and discover some of the causes of some thyroid problems.
Causes Of Hypothyroidism
The known causes of the hypothyroidism condition of the thyroid gland are the following:
- Loss of thyroid tissue- When a condition of hyperthyroidism is treated by means of radioactive rays, the radioactive rays is capable of destroying thyroid tissues, hence resulting in hypothyroidism. Also, when thyroid tissues are removed by surgery, hypothyroidism can set in.