Journal of Thyroid Research / 2020 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Possible Effects of Perchlorate Contamination of Drinking Water on Thyroid Health

Table 3

Comparison of mean values of TSH, T4, and TPO antibodies measured among the study participants based on the study area.

Thyroid functionContaminated areaControl area value

TSH (mean ± SD)2.049 ± 1.191.907 ± 1.160.657
Free T4 (mean ± SD)1.079 ± 0.1381.084 ± 0.1760.696
TPO antibody (median)0.4500.6050.053

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