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(a) Thyroxine exerts negative feedback over TSH production. Her Thyroxine quantity must be low. She should consume more iodine in her diet which would bring thyroxine levels to normal. This would downregulate the TSH production and bring it within the normal range.

(B) Women face a greater risk of abnormal TSH levels during menstruation while giving birth and after going through menopause.


(C) Consequences of low TSH level is Weight gain, depression, forgetfulness, decreased concentration or fatigue.


(D) Iodine is responsible for the synthesis of hormones secreted by the thyroid gland.


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