The Public Affairs Committee of the Neurobehavioral Teratology Society supports the recommendations of this paper, that all pregnant and lactating women should ingest a total of 250 micrograms of iodine daily and take daily supplementation of 150 micrograms to achieve this goal.
Teratology Society Public Affairs Committee Position Paper
Teratology public affairs committee position paper: Iodine deficiency in pregnancy†
Article first published online: 18 AUG 2012
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Birth Defects Research Part A: Clinical and Molecular Teratology
Volume 94, Issue 9, pages 677–682, September 2012
How to Cite
Obican, S. G., Jahnke, G. D., Soldin, O. P. and Scialli, A. R. (2012), Teratology public affairs committee position paper: Iodine deficiency in pregnancy. Birth Defects Research Part A: Clinical and Molecular Teratology, 94: 677–682. doi: 10.1002/bdra.23051
Disclaimer: Dr. Jahnke is an employee of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), and the National Institutes of Health (NIH); however, the statements, opinions, or conclusions contained therein do not necessarily represent the statements, opinions, or conclusions of the NIEHS, NIH, or the United States government.
- Issue published online: 7 SEP 2012
- Article first published online: 18 AUG 2012
- Manuscript Revised: 5 JUN 2012
- Manuscript Accepted: 5 JUN 2012
- Manuscript Received: 3 APR 2012
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