INICSA   23916
INSTITUTO DE INVESTIGACIONES EN CIENCIAS DE LA SALUD
Unidad Ejecutora - UE
artículos
Título:
Transient neonatal hyperthyrotropinemia is a risk factor for developing persistent hyperthyrotropinemia in childhood with repercussion on developmental status.
Autor/es:
CUESTAS E; CAPRA RH; GAIDO MI
Revista:
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ENDOCRINOLOGY
Editorial:
BIOSCIENTIFICA LTD
Referencias:
Lugar: London; Año: 2015
ISSN:
0804-4643
Resumen:
OBJECTIVE: Transient neonatal hyperthyrotropinemia (TNH) is defined as a neonatal abnormality of thyroid function, which reverts to normal at re-examination after 2 weeks of life. The thyroid function of these infants has not been sufficiently studied in terms of the risk of developing persistent hyperthyrotropinemia (PH) in later childhood and its impact on growth and development. DESIGN: A prospective cohort study included all babies born in our hospital between 2001 and 2006 and screened for hypothyroidism, whose thyroid function was re-examined 6 years later. Exclusion criteria included the following conditions: preterm birth, birth weight
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