TSH LEVELS IN PREGNANT WOMEN WITH IODINE DEFICIENCY BEFORE SPONTANEOUS ABORTUS


Atmacai M., Ozturk M., Ozbay M. F. , Ergenc E., Gonullu E., Cokluk E.

ACTA ENDOCRINOLOGICA-BUCHAREST, vol.10, no.4, pp.621-628, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.4183/aeb.2014.621
  • Title of Journal : ACTA ENDOCRINOLOGICA-BUCHAREST
  • Page Numbers: pp.621-628

Abstract

Background. Iodine deficiency and/or thyroid autoimmunity are the most common causes of hypothyroidism development among pregnant women. In this study, we aimed to investigate the effect of iodine consumption and thyroid autoimmunity on TSH levels and abortus.