Evaluation of oxidative stress markers in neonates with intra-uterine growth retardation.

@article{Hracsk2008EvaluationOO,
  title={Evaluation of oxidative stress markers in neonates with intra-uterine growth retardation.},
  author={Zsuzsanna Hracsk{\'o} and Hajnalka Orvos and Zolt{\'a}n Nov{\'a}k and Attila P{\'a}l and Ilona Sz Varga},
  journal={Redox report : communications in free radical research},
  year={2008},
  volume={13 1},
  pages={11-6}
}
Intra-uterine growth retardation (IUGR) is an abnormality of pregnancy. Neonates with IUGR weigh less than the 10th percentile for gestational age. The objective of the study was to identify the relationship between IUGR and the antioxidant status. Cord blood of 157 neonates with normal weight (control group) and 29 neonates with IUGR were included. The following parameters were determined and compared in the two groups: lipid peroxidation in the plasma, red blood cells and erythrocyte ghosts… CONTINUE READING