The reduction in circulating levels of estrogen and progesterone in women with preeclampsia.

@article{Wan2018TheRI,
  title={The reduction in circulating levels of estrogen and progesterone in women with preeclampsia.},
  author={Jiayi Wan and Zheng Hu and Ke Zeng and Yongxiang Yin and Min Zhao and Miaoxin Chen and Qi Chen},
  journal={Pregnancy hypertension},
  year={2018},
  volume={11},
  pages={
          18-25
        }
}
Abnormalities in the development of placental vasculature in early pregnancy and the failure of transformation of the spiral arteries are associated with the pathogenesis of preeclampsia. Sex hormones influence neovascularisation during pregnancy. However the profiling of estrogen and progesterone in preeclampsia is controversial. In this study we investigated the serum levels of estrogen and progesterone in women with preeclampsia. Blood samples were collected from 86 preeclamptic and 97… CONTINUE READING