The relationship between oxidative stress and preeclampsia. The serum ischemia-modified albumin levels and thiol/disulfide homeostasis


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ONAT T., AYDOĞAN KIRMIZI D., BAŞER E., Ercan M., DEMİR ÇALTEKİN M., Yalcin S., ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, vol.17, no.2, pp.102-107, 2020 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/tjod.galenos.2020.23682
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.102-107
  • Keywords: Preeclampsia, hypertension, oxidative stress, thiol/disulfide, ischemia-modified albumin, REDOX SYSTEMS, ACTIVIN-A, PREGNANCY, MARKER, ROLES, ASSAY
  • Yozgat Bozok University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: Preeclampsia (PE) is a dangerous complication of pregnancy and still a major cause of maternal-fetal morbidity and mortality. Its etiology remains largely unknown, but researchers have suggested oxidative stress-mediated inflammation for the same. The purpose of this study is to investigate the relationship between oxidative stress and PE as well as the usability of oxidative stress indicators such as serum ischemia modified albumin (IMA) levels and thio/disulfide balance in the prediction of PE.