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Your Thyroid and Fertility: Expert Q&A WebMD asked Gregory Brent, MD, professor of medicine and physiology at the David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, what else women should know about fertility and their thyroid. Brent is on the American Thyroid Association task force charged with reassessing guidelines for the diagnosis and management of thyroid disease during pregnancy and after delivery.
Clinical Thyroidology for the Public – current issue
From CTFP: Women who undergo xrays that include iodinated contrast agents should be followed for thyroid dysfunction Lipiodol is an iodine-rich contrast material used in xray imaging often done during an infertility evaluation. When-ever an excessive amount of iodine is given to a person, the thyroid gland temporarily decreases thyroid hormone formation more..
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