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ea0065p398 | Thyroid | SFEBES2019

Thyroid function testing in the first trimester of pregnancy – no role for screening?

Scott Rebecca , Agbabiaka Abigail , Agha-Jaffar Rochan

Background: Normal maternal thyroid function is essential for optimal fetal neurological development. However, targeted screening for thyroid dysfunction in the first trimester of pregnancy, together with the criteria that should be applied, remains controversial.Aim: To determine the efficacy of targeted screening for discovering new cases of thyroid dysfunction in pregnancy.Method: All women who delivered their babies at Imperial...