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Lower iodine storage in the placenta is associated with gestational diabetes mellitusAbstractBackgroundMethodsResultsConclusions

Publication Type: Peer reviewed scientific article Authors: Neven, Kristof; Cox, Bianca; Cosemans, Charlotte; Gyselaers, Wilfried; Penders, Joris; Plusquin, Michelle; Roels, Harry; Vrijens, Karen; Ruttens, Ann; Nawrot, Tim Source: BMC Medicine, Volume 19, ...

Iron Deficiency Is a Risk Factor for Thyroid Dysfunction During Pregnancy: A Population-Based Study in Belgium

deficiency is elevated particularly in pregnant women. This study aimed to investigate the effects of iron status on thyroid function in a nationally representative sample of mildly iodine-deficient pregnant ...

Ambient air pollution exposure during the late gestational period is linked with lower placental iodine load in a Belgian birth cohort

International, Volume 147 (2021) Keywords: air pollution Iodine Placenta Health Topics:  Health and environment Santé et environnement Gezondheid en milieu Service:  Éléments traces et nanomatériaux Spoorelementen ...

Urinary sodium and iodine concentrations among Belgian adults: results from the first national Health Examination Survey.

der Heyden Source: Eur J Clin Nutr (2020) Keywords: Biomarkers Risk Factors Abstract: BACKGROUND / OBJECTIVES: Iodine deficiency and excessive salt intakes have adverse health consequences. The ...

Variability of iodine concentrations in the human placenta.

Volume 10, Issue 1 (2020) Abstract: Iodine is an essential trace element, necessary for the production of thyroid hormones, which play a key role in optimal foetal growth and (neuro-) development. To date, ...

Determinants of placental iodine concentrations in a mild-to-moderate iodine-deficient population: an ENVIRONAGE cohort study

Translational Medicine, Volume 18, Issue 1 (2020) Abstract: Background Iodine is an essential trace element for the production of thyroid hormones, and plays a key role during the gestational period for optimal ...

Thyroid cancer incidence near nuclear sites in Belgium: An ecological study at small geographical level

radioactive discharges of iodine‐131). In the investigation at the smallest Belgian geographical level, variations in thyroid cancer incidence were found around the Belgian nuclear sites. Significant ...

Host and environmental determinants of placental iodine concentrations

T. Source: 31st annual conference of the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology (ISEE 2019) (2019) Keywords: gestational diabetis Iodine Placenta Weight gain Health Topics:  Trace ...

Accuracy of combinations of visual inspection using acetic acid or lugol iodine to detect cervical precancer: a meta-analysis.

with acetic acid (VIA) or with Lugol’s iodine (VILI) have been evaluated for cervical cancer screening in developing countries. OBJECTIVES: To assess the diagnostic accuracy and clinical utility of ...

Historical aspects of iodine deficiency control.

Hypothyroidism Disease Eradication Europe Female Global Health Goiter, Endemic History, 18th Century History, 19th Century History, 20th Century History, 21st Century Humans Infant Infant Mortality Iodine New ...

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