Decreased zinc and increased lead blood levels are associated with endometriosis in Asian Women.


Endometriosis is an inflammatory disease associated with multiple pathogenic factors and studies regarding roles of trace metals in endometriosis have been inconsistent and limited. The aim of this cross-sectional study was to compare the blood levels of miscellaneous trace metals measured by inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry in infertile women… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.reprotox.2017.09.001