Transgenic mouse model study confirms passage of maternal thyroid hormones to fetus
Links shared publicly online about this topic.
Until now there were only indirect evidence of the transfer of thyroid hormones from mother to fetus through the placenta during pregnancy. That event is very important because the maternal thyroid hormones appear to play a key role in the development of the nervous system and other organs of the fetus; so it's true that in case of maternal thyroid disease, such hypothyroidism, have a direct bearing on the unborn child with reduction, also significant, to its Q.I.. View full resource at news-medical.net
Tags: Hormone, Thyroid Disease, Hypothyroidism, Nervous System, Disease and Condition, Children's Health, Pregnancy, Relationship
Most Recently Shared on April 12, 2010 at 6:02 pm By:
Also Shared By: