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The Effect of Hydroalcoholic Extract of Fennel (Foeniculum Vulgare) Seed on Serum Levels of Sexual Hormones in Female Wistar Rats with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)

@article{Karampoor2014TheEO,
  title={The Effect of Hydroalcoholic Extract of Fennel (Foeniculum Vulgare) Seed on Serum Levels of Sexual Hormones in Female Wistar Rats with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)},
  author={P. Karampoor and M. Azarnia and G. Mirabolghasemi and F. Alizadeh},
  journal={Arak Medical University Journal},
  year={2014},
  volume={17},
  pages={70-78}
}
Background: Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare) has estrogenic, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant effects and traditionally used for treatment of infertile women. [...] Key Method After 60 days, the rats were divided into control, sham and experimental groups. Rats in experimental group were treated with 250, 500, 1000(mg/kg BW) of intraperitoneal injections extract of Fennel for 10 days. Serum FSH, LH and Testosterone were measured by ELISA and serum levels of these hormones between treatments all groups were compared…Expand
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