• Thyroid function, antibody positivity associated with ovarian reserve in infertility

    7 monthes ago - By Healio

    Tim Korevaar
    Among women with diminished ovarian reserve or unexplained infertility, low serum free triiodothyronine and thyroid peroxidase antibody positivity are associated with low antral follicle count, according to findings published in Thyroid.
    “The considerable differences in the association of thyroid function on antral follicle count between women with a different underlying fertility problem warrant further research and indicate a different role for thyroid hormone on the ovary according to the pathophysiology of infertility,” Tim Korevaar, MD, PhD, of Erasmus University
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