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Levothyroxine Treatment of Pregnant Women with Hypothyroidism: Retrospective Analysis of a US Claims Database.

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Summary of "Levothyroxine Treatment of Pregnant Women with Hypothyroidism: Retrospective Analysis of a US Claims Database."

Approximately 2-4% of women of reproductive age have hypothyroidism. This study characterizes pregnant women with hypothyroidism and examines adherence to guidelines during pregnancy.

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Name: Advances in therapy
ISSN: 1865-8652
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Human females who are pregnant, as cultural, psychological, or sociological entities.

Any drug treatment modality designed to inhibit UTERINE CONTRACTION. It is used in pregnant women to arrest PREMATURE LABOR.

Training for pregnant women and parents-to-be to prepare for CHILDBIRTH; CHILD CARE; and parenthood.

A pregnane found in the urine of pregnant women and sows. It has anesthetic, hypnotic, and sedative properties.

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