Urinary iodine and sodium status of urban Korean subjects: a pilot study.


OBJECTIVES We estimated iodine status of Korean population by determining the concentration of spot urinary iodine (UI) with a reliable method based on the Sandell-Kolthoff reaction. MATERIALS AND METHODS A total of 540 urine samples from apparently healthy subjects were collected, and UI, urinary sodium (UNa), and urinary creatinine (UCr) were determined… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.clinbiochem.2012.02.018

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