Management of thyroid disease in pregnancy.

  title={Management of thyroid disease in pregnancy.},
  author={Kui-qi Wang and Chee Fang Sum},
  journal={Singapore medical journal},
  volume={30 5},
Thyroid disease occurs in pregnant at the rate of 0.2-0.6%. Graves' disease is the most common thyroid disorder in our pregnant patients. Thyroid disease is suspected if a significant goitre is detected during pregnancy. Confirmation by thyroid function tests is necessary but their interpretation requires an understanding of changes in the maternal thyroid… CONTINUE READING