International Journal of Endocrinology / 2016 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Effects of Thyroid Peroxidase Antibody on Maternal and Neonatal Outcomes in Pregnant Women in an Iodine-Sufficient Area in China

Table 3

Onset time and presenting form of PPT in TPOAb-positive and TPOAb-negative groups.

TPOAb-positive ()TPOAb-negative ()

PPT, (%)11 (42.31%)13 (7.14%)
Postpartum time of onset
 6 weeks postpartum, (%)5 (45.46%)7 (53.85%)
 3 months postpartum, (%)2 (18.18%)3 (23.08%)
 6 months postpartum, (%)3 (27.27%)2 (15.38%)
 12 months postpartum, (%)1 (9.09%)1 (7.69%)
Presenting form
 Classical form, (%)7 (63.64%)2 (15.38%)
 Isolated thyrotoxicosis, (%)1 (9.09%)8 (61.54%)
 Isolated hypothyroidism, (%)3 (27.27%)3 (23.08%)

PPT, postpartum thyroiditis.
, the percentage of PPT between TPOAb-positive and TPOAb-negative groups.