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Intellectual development in children whose mothers received propylthiouracil during pregnancy.
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PMID:  685296     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
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Standard intelligence tests were administered to twenty-eight children who had been exposed to PTU in utero and thirty-two non-exposed siblings. There was no significant difference in results between the two groups. The present study suggests that with careful attention, pregnant women with thyrotoxicosis can be treated with propylthiouracil without interfering with subsequent intellectual development in the offspring.
Authors:
G N Burrow; E H Klatskin; M Genel
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Yale journal of biology and medicine     Volume:  51     ISSN:  0044-0086     ISO Abbreviation:  Yale J Biol Med     Publication Date:    1978 Mar-Apr
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1978-10-27     Completed Date:  1978-10-27     Revised Date:  2012-05-30    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0417414     Medline TA:  Yale J Biol Med     Country:  UNITED STATES    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  151-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Child
Child, Preschool
Female
Humans
Hyperthyroidism / drug therapy
Intelligence / drug effects*
Intelligence Tests
Male
Pregnancy*
Pregnancy Complications
Propylthiouracil / pharmacology*,  therapeutic use
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
51-52-5/Propylthiouracil
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Journal ID (nlm-ta): Yale J Biol Med
ISSN: 0044-0086
ISSN: 1551-4056
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Print publication date: Season: Mar?Apr Year: 1978
Volume: 51 Issue: 2
First Page: 151 Last Page: 156
ID: 2595671
PubMed Id: 685296
PubMed Id: 685296

Intellectual Development in Children Whose Mothers Received Propylthiouracil During Pregnancy
Gerard N. Burrow
Ethelyn H. Klatskin
Myron Genel



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