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Pregnancy and menstrual hormone levels in mothers of twins compared to mothers of singletons.

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This study examined the hormonal differences between premenopausal mothers of twins and other premenopausal parous women during and after pregnancy. Serum concentrations of oestradiol and testosterone between 6 and 20 weeks of gestation were measured for 11 mothers of twins and 115 mothers of singletons selected from the controls in a case-control study of cryptorchidism. Serum concentrations of oestradiol, progesterone, testosterone, follicle stimulating hormone and sex hormone-binding globu...

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10.1080/03014469800005432

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Thomas, HV More by this author
Murphy, MF More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Nuffield Department of Population Health, Cancer Epidemiology Unit
Fentiman, IS More by this author
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Journal:
Annals of human biology
Volume:
25
Issue:
1
Pages:
69-75
Publication date:
1998-01-05
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EISSN:
1464-5033
ISSN:
0301-4460
URN:
uuid:582c0d8a-75b7-4401-976f-99bb7d4e3a0d
Source identifiers:
30280
Local pid:
pubs:30280

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