Hyperthyroidism causes lipid peroxidation in kidney and testis tissues of rats: protective role of melatonin.

@article{Moulko2005HyperthyroidismCL,
  title={Hyperthyroidism causes lipid peroxidation in kidney and testis tissues of rats: protective role of melatonin.},
  author={Rasim Moğulkoç and Abdulkerim Kasim Baltaci and Esma Oztekin and Leyla Aydin and Işik Tuncer},
  journal={Neuro endocrinology letters},
  year={2005},
  volume={26 6},
  pages={806-10}
}
OBJECTIVE The present study aimed at determining how 3-week intraperitoneal melatonin administration affected oxidative stress caused by experimental hyperthyroidism. MATERIALS AND METHODS The study was conducted on 30 male rats of Sprague-Dawley species. The experimental animals were divided to 3 groups (control, hyperthyroidism and hyperthyroidism+melatonin). The supplementation was continued for 3 weeks after which the animals were sacrificed and tissue malondyaldehyde (MDA) and… CONTINUE READING
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