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Validation of Billewicz Scoring System for Detection of Overt Hypothyroidism During Pregnancy

Sima Nazarpour 1 , 2 , Fahimeh Ramezani Tehrani 2 , * , Maryam Rahmati 2 , 3 , Sonia Minooee 2 , Masoumeh Simbar 4 , Mahsa Noroozzadeh 2 and Fereidoun Azizi 5
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1 Department of Midwifery, Varamin-Pishva Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Reproductive Endocrinology Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Midwifery and Reproductive Health Research Center, Department of Midwifery and Reproductive Health, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Endocrine Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism: July 2018, 16 (3); e64249
  • Published Online: July 7, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: November 20, 2017
  • Revised: June 12, 2018
  • Accepted: June 23, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijem.64249

To Cite: Nazarpour S, Ramezani Tehrani F, Rahmati M, Minooee S, Simbar M, et al. Validation of Billewicz Scoring System for Detection of Overt Hypothyroidism During Pregnancy, Int J Endocrinol Metab. 2018 ; 16(3):e64249. doi: 10.5812/ijem.64249.

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2. Methods
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