Thyroid function in pregnancy: maternal and fetal outcomes with hypothyroidism and subclinical thyroid dysfunction
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Thyroid hormones are important in the development of the fetus and the placenta as well as in maintaining maternal wellbeing. Thyroid disorders are common in the population as a whole, particularly in women, and therefore are common during pregnancy and the puerperium. Biochemical derangement of thyroid function tests are present in approximately 2.5–5% of pregnant women.
|Number of pages||19|
|Journal||Fetal and maternal medicine review|
|Early online date||21 Jun 2011|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Aug 2011|