Endocrine Grand Rounds

Antithyroid Drugs and Pregnancy



Date
September 26, 2014
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Speaker(s)
Sanjay Dixit, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Pittsburgh
Location
1195 BST Conference Room
Category
School of Medicine- Medicine- Endocrinology & Metabolism
Contact
Kelli Lange
Conference Coordinator


412-648-8630
kal134@pitt.edu
Description

1. Describe the American Thyroid Association guidelines on use of antithyroid drugs during pregnancy.

2. Describe how antithyroid drugs may affect fetal thyroid status.

3. Describe the data supporting the possibility that both antithyroid drugs can cause birth defects.