hrp0095p1-294 | Fetal, Neonatal Endocrinology and Metabolism | ESPE2022

Foetal and Neonatal outcome of pregnant women with Thyroid Disorders

Gunasekara Buddhi , Wijeyaratne Chandrika , Atapattu Navoda , Lucas Nishani , Weliange Shreenika

Introduction: Thyroid disorders are the second commonest endocrine dysfunctions encounter in pregnancy after Diabetes. These include overt hypothyroidism, overt hyperthyroidism, subclinical hypothyroidism and subclinical hyperthyroidism. Pregnancy has profound impact on the thyroid gland and thyroid functions (TF). Failure to adapt to these physiological changes result in abnormal TF and cause adverse foetal and neonatal outcomes like miscarriages, placental a...