Reference intervals for thyrotropin and thyroid hormones and ultrasonographic thyroid volume during the neonatal period.


MUTLU M. , KARAGÜZEL G. , ALİYAZICIOĞLU Y. , EYUPOGLU İ. , Okten A. N. , ASLAN Y.

The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians, vol.25, no.2, pp.120-4, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.3109/14767058.2011.561894
  • Title of Journal : The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians
  • Page Numbers: pp.120-4
  • Keywords: Thyrotropin, thyroid hormones, thyroid volume, neonatal period, AGE, ULTRASOUND, NEWBORNS, VALUES, TERM, TSH

Abstract

Objective. To determine thyrotropin (TSH) and thyroid hormones reference ranges in healthy term newborns during the neonatal period and to assess the ranges of thyroid volume in newborns using ultrasound scanning.