Mifepristone and misoprostol in pregnancy termination in hypothyroid patients

Shyam Sud, Mini Bhatnagar, Nishi Sud
2013 International Journal of Reproduction Contraception Obstetrics and Gynecology  
Incidence of subclinical hypothyroidism and overt hypothyroidism in pregnant patients have been reported as 0.25 -2.5% and 0.2 -0.3 % respectively. In North India prevalence of subclinical and overt hypothyroidism in pregnant population has been reported as 13.5% and 0.25 % respectively. Medical termination of pregnancy by mifepristone and misoprostol is increasingly being used. We do not know the efficacy of this method in hypothyroidism.
doi:10.5455/2320-1770.ijrcog20131250 fatcat:commbxzw4bfeljr3rtfrhon7dy