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Nitric oxide levels in women with missed and threatened abortion: results of a pilot study.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17349639     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The aim of this study was to evaluate the systemic production of nitric oxide (NO) in missed and threatened abortion and in nonpregnant and regular pregnant controls with the purpose of defining its role in the mechanisms regulating the first-trimester pregnancy toward either positive or negative evolution. Patients with missed abortion showed serum NO levels clearly decreased compared with nonpregnant patients and patients with regular pregnancy and threatened abortion, supporting a direct functional role of the NO mediator in early embryonic development and confirming its importance in the uterus and cervix during abortion.
Authors:
Roberto Paradisi; Raffaella Fabbri; Cesare Battaglia; Fabio Facchinetti; Stefano Venturoli
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't     Date:  2007-03-08
Journal Detail:
Title:  Fertility and sterility     Volume:  88     ISSN:  1556-5653     ISO Abbreviation:  Fertil. Steril.     Publication Date:  2007 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-09-11     Completed Date:  2007-09-25     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0372772     Medline TA:  Fertil Steril     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  744-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, S. Orsola Hospital, University Alma Mater Studiorum of Bologna, Bologna, Italy. roberto.paradisi@unibo.it <roberto.paradisi@unibo.it>
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Abortion, Induced
Abortion, Missed / blood*
Abortion, Spontaneous / blood*
Biological Markers / blood
Female
Humans
Nitric Oxide / blood*
Nitric Oxide Donors / pharmacology
Pregnancy
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Biological Markers; 0/Nitric Oxide Donors; 10102-43-9/Nitric Oxide

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