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RDA of iodine per day

150 ug

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High levels of iodine inhibit organification & hormone synthesis

Wolff-Chaikoff effect

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Ingestion of high levels of iodine promoting organification

Jod-Basedow phenomenon

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Bone age < chronological age, hyper or hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism

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Liver & kidney failure: TBG levels?

Decreased TBG