Lower free thyroxin associates with a less favorable metabolic phenotype in healthy pregnant women
Bassols, Judit × Prats-Puig, Anna Soriano-Rodríguez, Pilar García-González, María Mar Reid, Joanna Martínez-Pascual, María Mateos-Comerón, Fátima de Zegher, Francis Ibáñez, Lourdes López-Bermejo, Abel #
Issued for the Endocrine Society by the Williams & Wilkins Co.
Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism vol:96 issue:12 pages:3717-23
A lower free T(4) (fT4), within the euthyroid range, has been shown in adults to associate with an adverse metabolic phenotype. Thyroid physiology changes significantly during gestation and affects maternal and fetal well-being.