[The effects of propylthiouracil on the fetal thyroid and serum concentration in pregnant women].

@article{Feng1996TheEO,
  title={[The effects of propylthiouracil on the fetal thyroid and serum concentration in pregnant women].},
  author={Q Feng and Yan Gao and Hui Li},
  journal={Zhonghua nei ke za zhi},
  year={1996},
  volume={35 5},
  pages={295-8}
}
In order to study the effects of propylthiouracil (PTU) on the fetal thyroid and serum concentration, 9 women undergoing therapeutic abortion at the second trimester of pregnancy were given a single dose of 50, 100 and 150 mg PTU respectively. The concentrations of PTU in the maternal and fetal serum and those in the fetal thyroid tissues were determined… CONTINUE READING