Gestational thyrotoxicosis associated with emesis in early pregnancy.


OBJECTIVES To determine the thyroid profile and the prevalence of gestational thyrotoxicosis among women with emesis during early pregnancy. DESIGN A descriptive cross-sectional study. SETTING Kenyatta National Hospital acute gynaecology ward and the ante-natal clinic. SUBJECTS Seventy two women presenting with emesis up to 16 weeks gestation. MAIN… (More)


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@article{Ndungu2009GestationalTA, title={Gestational thyrotoxicosis associated with emesis in early pregnancy.}, author={Joan Ndungu and Angela A. Amayo and Zaina P. Qureshi and Christine S. Kigondu}, journal={East African medical journal}, year={2009}, volume={86 2}, pages={55-8} }