Comparison of protein carbonyl and total plasma thiol concentrations in patients with complete hydatidiform mole with those in healthy pregnant women


Harma M., Harma M., Kocyigit A.

ACTA OBSTETRICIA ET GYNECOLOGICA SCANDINAVICA, vol.83, no.9, pp.857-860, 2004 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 83 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.0001-6349.2004.00608.x
  • Journal Name: ACTA OBSTETRICIA ET GYNECOLOGICA SCANDINAVICA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.857-860
  • Keywords: antioxidants, complete hydatidiform mole, oxidative stress, plasma thiol, protein carbonyl, OXIDATIVE STRESS, LIPID PEROXIDES, DECIDUA BASALIS, PREECLAMPSIA, DISEASE, GLUTATHIONE, HUMANS
  • Bezmialem Vakıf University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Background. Normal pregnant women are known to have increased oxidative stress and lipid peroxidation (which can be estimated by protein carbonyl concentration) but offsetting antioxidant protection (of which plasma thiols are an important component).