Thyroid autoantibodies per se do not impair intracytoplasmic sperm injection outcome in euthyroid healthy women.

@article{Tan2014ThyroidAP,
  title={Thyroid autoantibodies per se do not impair intracytoplasmic sperm injection outcome in euthyroid healthy women.},
  author={Susanne Tan and Stefan Dieterle and Sonali Pechlavanis and Onno Eilard Janssen and Dagmar Fuhrer},
  journal={European journal of endocrinology},
  year={2014},
  volume={170 4},
  pages={495-500}
}
OBJECTIVE Autoimmune thyroid disease (AITD) has been associated with adverse pregnancy outcomes in subfertile women with spontaneous and assisted reproductive technology-induced pregnancies. The underlying pathophysiology is still elusive and an association with thyroid dysfunction or other infertility causes is discussed. However, whether thyroid autoimmunity (TAI) per se has a negative impact on female fertility has not yet been clarified. In this study, we investigated whether TAI in healthy… CONTINUE READING