Increased oxidative stress in women with pregnancy-induced hypertension.

  title={Increased oxidative stress in women with pregnancy-induced hypertension.},
  author={Jun-fu Zhou and Xin-Yu Wang and Xue-Jun Shangguan and Zu-Ming Gao and Shu-mei Zhang and Wei-qiang Xiao and C L Chen},
  journal={Biomedical and environmental sciences : BES},
  volume={18 6},
OBJECTIVE To investigate whether pregnancy-induced hypertension (PIH) may increase oxidative stress in women with PIH, and to explore the mechanisms by which PIH may increase oxidative stress and potential free radical damage. METHODS Seventy women with PIH and seventy women with uncomplicated normotensive pregnancy (UNP) whose age, nutritional conditions, levels of hemoglobin and albumin were all matched, were enrolled in a randomized controlled trial. Their plasma concentrations of nitric… CONTINUE READING


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