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Iodine (insufficiency) -- Teratogenic Agent

Iodine (insufficiency) -- Teratogenic Agent: Introduction

Iodine (insufficiency) -- Teratogenic Agent: There is evidence to indicate that a lack of Iodine during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposure and the stage of pregnancy that the exposure occurred at. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Iodine (insufficiency) -- Teratogenic Agent is available below.

Symptoms of Iodine (insufficiency) -- Teratogenic Agent

Treatments for Iodine (insufficiency) -- Teratogenic Agent

  • Iodine supplementation prior to, or during pregnancy in iodine deficient women
  • Surveillance and appropriate obstetric management of pregnancies where the mother has been exposed to potentially teratogenic agents
  • Appropriate neonatal and ongoing surveillance and care for affected Babies and children
  • more treatments...»

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Iodine (insufficiency) -- Teratogenic Agent: Undiagnosed Conditions

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  1. Iodine (insufficiency) -- Teratogenic Agent: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types

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