Fetal/neonatal Thyrotoxicosis in a Newborn From a Hypothyroid Woman With Hashimoto's Thyroiditis.
CONCLUSION: Diagnosis and management of fetal hyperthyroidism can be challenging. TSH receptor antibody testing should be considered in pregnant women with any history of autoimmune thyroid disease and symptoms of fetal hyperthyroidism. PMID: 27813690 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
CONCLUSIONOur findings suggest that CSF levels of the NLRP3 inflammasome may serve as a diagnostic biomarker for distinguishing NMOSD and MS. Pyroptosis mediated by the NLRP3 inflammasome following mitochondrial damage may play an important role in the pathogenesis of these neuroinflammatory disorders, especially NMOSD.Graphical abstract
Publication date: Available online 9 December 2019Source: Molecular and Cellular EndocrinologyAuthor(s): Paula Rodrigues-Pereira, Sofia Macedo, Tiago Bordeira Gaspar, Sule Canberk, Samia Selmi-Ruby, Valdemar Máximo, Paula Soares, Leandro Miranda-AlvesAbstractOrganotin compounds, such as tributyltin (TBT), are common environmental contaminants and suspected endocrine-disrupting chemicals. Tributyltin is found in antifouling paints, widely used in ships and other vessels. The present study evaluated whether a 15-day treatment with TBT at a dose of 100 ng/kg/day could induce histomorphological changes in the thyroid ...
In conclusion, the aqueous extract A. africanus has anti-implantation effect in female rats and is safe up to 2000 mg/kg bw. In addition, it contains some potential steroidal saponins, which could be used to explain its an ti-implantation activity, however this finding needs further pharmacological studies to confirm the antifertility activities.
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What strategies may help prevent the sexual transmission of Zika virus infection during pregnancy?Emerging Infectious Diseases
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CONCLUSIONS: FSTL3 plays a biological role in the establishment and maintenance of normal pregnancy. Moreover, FSTL3 may be involved in the early pregnancy loss via neutralizing the elevated activin A. PMID: 31810141 [PubMed - in process]
SELIBABI, Mauritania– " I refused to marry off my daughter for a simple, good reason: I want my daughter to be empowered, ” said Lemeima mint El Hadrami, 49. " I don't want her to go through the same difficulties I did when I was young. "Ms. El Hadrami was married when she was only 13.As is often the case for child brides, she became pregnant in adolescence and was forced to drop out of school. She had two daughters, both following difficult pregnancies. Then her husband left them.
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