Blood test results can be difficult to interpret in pregnancy due to naturally occurring fluctuations in thyroid hormone levels and TSH values. These can alter during the different trimesters of pregnancy. It is thus important to assess the results in the knowledge of specific pregnancy related ranges as related to gestation.






















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