Patterns of urinary iodine excretion in a newly identified goitrous area of central Sicily.

Abstract

The results of a clinical survey, relative to goiter prevalence and carried out on 2,805 male and female subjects aged from 6 to 15 years, in five small towns in the province of Caltanissetta (Sicily), are reported. Along with clinical examinations, urinary iodine determinations were performed. The identification and classification of goiter have been… (More)

Topics

Cite this paper

@article{Cetorelli1975PatternsOU, title={Patterns of urinary iodine excretion in a newly identified goitrous area of central Sicily.}, author={L Cetorelli and Alberto Galante and V. Pennetti}, journal={Nutrition and metabolism}, year={1975}, volume={19 1-2}, pages={55-64} }