Oxidant/antioxidant status in premenstrual syndrome

  title={Oxidant/antioxidant status in premenstrual syndrome},
  author={Candan İltemir Duvan and Ahmet Cumaoğlu and Nilgun Ozturk Turhan and Çimen Karasu and Hasan Kafali},
  journal={Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics},
To investigate oxidant/antioxidant status in premenstrual syndrome (PMS). Study group (n = 20) consisted of PMS and control group (n = 21) consisted of normal menstruating women. The serum oxidant status was assessed by the lipid hydroperoxide (LHP), malondialdehyde (MDA) and protein carbonyl (PC); the antioxidant status was assessed by the total thiol (T-SH) and total antioxidant capacity (TAC). The study and control groups revealed no statistical difference, in terms of day 3 LHP, MDA, PC, T… CONTINUE READING