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Table 1 Characteristics of the 1992–1993 cohort of patients with congenital hypothyroidism (CH)

From: Health- related quality of life and self-worth in 10-year old children with congenital hypothyroidism diagnosed by neonatal screening

Etiology Total Non-participants Participants
   not suitable not willing  
CH-T due to thyroid agenesis 24 6 1 17
CH-T due to thyroid dysgenesis 51 2 1 48
CH-T due to thyroid dyshormonogenesis 24 3 4 17
CH-C 16 15 1 0
CH n.o.s. 26 15 11 0
Total CH 141 41 18 82
  1. Four groups are presented; the total group, the group of patients who did not participate divided in patients not suitable or not willing to participate and the group of patients who did participate. For each group, the subdivision according to etiological classification is given. CH n.o.s., CH not otherwise specified.