Evaluation of Serum Calcium , Magnesium , Copper , and Zinc Levels in Women with Pre-eclampsia

  title={Evaluation of Serum Calcium , Magnesium , Copper , and Zinc Levels in Women with Pre-eclampsia},
  author={M. Yazdian and Nader Pashapour},
Background: Pre-eclampsia along with its complications seems to be one of the major causes of maternal morbidity and mortality. Despite numerous studies, the etiology of preeclampsia has not yet been fully elucidated. According to recent studies changes in the level of blood trace elements can be an adverse event in human and animal pregnancy. The present study determines whether maternal serum levels of calcium, magnesium, copper, and zinc in patients with preeclampsia are lower than matched… CONTINUE READING


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