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Impact of thyroid on pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   My wife is suffering from thyroide , does it have any effect on pregnency
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Ok
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Thyroid will have an impact on fertility mainly
User :   does it have any effect .
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But since she is already pregnant, no need to worry
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But she has to take the thyroid medications regularly
User :   she had an abortion last time
Doctor :   Ok
User :   yaa she is using medicines regularly . She is using Thyroxine 37.5 mg
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Ok
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The dosage needs to monitored
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because thyroid hormones are crucial to fetal brain and nervous system development
User :   she is not getting period sregyulaly
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Ok
Doctor :   So when was this abortion?
User :   6 months back
Doctor :   Ok
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At what month of pregnancy?

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