Thyroid hormone synthesis and storage in the thyroid gland of human neonates.

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The aim of this study was to evaluate the morphological and biochemical maturation of the thyroid gland in human neonates. The mean iodine concentration in the thyroid gland of very premature infants (less than 32 weeks gestational age, 0-3 days survival, n = 12) was significantly lower than in the older group (34-41 weeks gestational age, 0-30 days… (More)

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@article{Savin2003ThyroidHS, title={Thyroid hormone synthesis and storage in the thyroid gland of human neonates.}, author={Svetlana B. Savin and Dubravka S. Cvejic and Olgica Nedic and Radiovoje Radosavljevi{\'c}}, journal={Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM}, year={2003}, volume={16 4}, pages={521-8} }