Tissue iodothyronine levels in fetuses of control and hypothyroid rats at 13 and 16 days gestation.

Abstract

Some investigators have reported that there is minimal placental transport of thyroid hormones in humans and rats. Consequently, it was thought that thyroid hormones were not present in the fetal brain before fetal thyroid hormone synthesis and, hence, were not important for brain development before fetal thyroid hormonogenesis. Recently, however, thyroid… (More)

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