Five-year follow-up for women with subclinical hypothyroidism in pregnancy.
Shields, Beverley M
Knight, Bridget A.
Hill, Anita V.
Hattersley, Andrew T.
JournalThe Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism
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Increasing numbers of women are being treated with l-thyroxine in pregnancy for mild thyroid dysfunction because of its association with impaired neuropsychological development in their offspring and other adverse obstetric outcomes. However, there are limited data to indicate whether treatment should be continued outside of pregnancy.